Charlotte Father Sentenced To Life In Prison For Beating Son To Death
CHARLOTTE, N.C.--A jury has sentenced a Charlotte father to life in prison for beating his 23-month-old son to death.
Andre Hampton was found guilty of two counts of child abuse and one count of first degree murder. He was facing the death penalty.
Police say he beat his son to death in a south Charlotte motel room in 2008.
During the trial, Hampton admitted to beating his son with a belt because he would not eat.