TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) - A man is behind bars after an 11-month-old was found dead in his care.
Police arrested 30-year-old Eric Mathis after the infant was found face down in a bathtub and unresponsive at a home in Liberty Mobile Home Park.
The Lucas County Coroner's Office conducted an autopsy on the infant's body Wednesday. New evidence from the autopsy has brought a murder charge against Mathis.
Mathis is still behind bars at the Lucas County Jail. He has had a previous record of assault, drugs and resisting arrest.
He will appear in municipal court on January 9 to receive an attorney.
He is being held on a $1 million bond.