State Police arrest man in connection with Logan County child's death

Posted: December 22, 2017 at 10:46 a.m.

An Arkansas State Police detective and trooper began investigating the early morning explosion and fire Thursday that killed a 2-year-old boy at a home in Paris. The front porch roof collapsed in the explosion.

Ricky Carter, 27, of Logan County was arrested in connection with first degree murder and arson, according to an Arkansas State Police press release.

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