A 28-year-old Southeast DC man has been arrested on suspicion of first-degree felony murder in the death of a DC toddler last week, MPD announced Monday evening.
Jonathan T. Fullard was arrested late Monday morning, the press release said.
The toddler, Keyontae Osbia Moore, died last Monday of blunt force trauma. The death was ruled a homicide Wednesday.
Read MPD’s press release below.
March 12, 2012
Arrest Made in the Homicide in the 3000 Block of 30th Street, S.E.
(Washington, DC)-Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Special Victims Unit have announced an arrest has been made in the homicide of a 20-month-old male child in the 3000 block of 30th Street, SE.
On Monday, March 5, 2012, units from the Seventh District were dispatched to United Medical Center. Upon arrival it was discovered that a 20 month old child had been transported to the Medical Center from the 3000 block of 30th Street, SE. The child was in extremely critical condition and was immediately transported to Children’s Hospital where he was subsequently pronounced dead.
The decedent has been identified as 20-month-old Keyontae Osbia Moore of Southeast, Washington, DC.
On Wednesday, March 7, 2012, an autopsy was completed by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. The manner of death has been ruled a homicide and the cause of death has been ruled blunt impact trauma.
On Monday, March 12, 2012, at approximately 11:15 am, members from the Special Victim’s Unit arrested 28 year-old Jonathan T. Fullard, of Southeast, DC, pursuant to an arrest warrant and charged him with First Degree Felony Murder in the homicide of Keyontae Osbia Moore.