Maumelle man arrested after death of infant


MAUMELLE, Ark. — A man has been arrested and charged with capital murder in the death of his infant son.

The child had been rushed to the hospital Tuesday night.

Joseph Carney and Chi Carney

35-year-old Joseph Christian Carney was arrested Friday night.

34-year-old Chie Carney was taken into custody on Wednesday and charged with felony child endangerment.

According to the arrest report, 6-week-old William Carney was brought to the hospital with multiple serious injuries.

William died Friday.

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