JESUP, Ga. (AP) - A southeast Georgia man has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole in the death of his girlfriend's 3-year-old son.
Trevor Foster, of Jesup, was sentenced Wednesday in the May 2012 beating death of Elisha Jones. Sources report 24-year-old Foster was caring for his girlfriend's son while she was at work and left the boy at home when he went to pick her up.
District Attorney Jackie Johnson says when the couple returned, the child was unresponsive and later died. Authorities found the boy had suffered massive blunt force trauma to the front and back of his head.