State police say an arrest has been made in the death of an eight-month-old Tioga girl. Investigators took 25-year-old Cody A. Francisovich of Owego into custody. He’s in jail right now charged with first-degree murder. He’s was arrested at 8:01 a.m. Sunday at 3732 Waverly Road. That arrest was about an hour after state police were alerted to a crime they labeled as a negligent manslaughter. State police first alerted the media Sunday…further details are expected to be released today by law enforcement.
New York State Police are investigating the death of an eight-month-old infant in the town of Tioga. A subject is currently in custody (on Sunday night), according to police, but the suspect was not identified. State Police said in a news release, received by MyHometownToday.com at 4:52 p.m. Sunday, that more details about the death will be released on Monday. The news release has issued from Troop C headquarters in Sidney.