A Ridgecrest man was sentenced to 12 years and four months in prison for the death of his infant son Tuesday.
Sims was arrested in 2012 after his 10-week-old son Travion died.
Police said Travion's injuries were the equivalent of being dropped from a three-story building.
Sims was charged with first-degree murder, but pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in a deal.
Rent Is Outpacing Minimum Wage
In order to afford a modest, two-bedroom apartment at Fair Market Rent in Kern County, renters need to earn $16.00 per hour.
BPD unsure of whose bullet killed suspect
More details are being released about the suspected bank robber who died after a shootout.
KCFD: 911 call of woman who stole ambulance
Two people are dead following a crash east of Frazier Park Wednesday night, according to a spokesperson with the Kern County Fire Department.
FREE Adoption Event at KC Animal Services
Kern County, CA. Kern County Animal Services has partnered with Animals for Armed Forces ® Foundation to offer FREE pet…