MACON, Georgia(KBTV)- The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office arrested two individuals in connection with a baby’s death investigation.
The incident occurred on Sunday February 6, 2022 and it was reported that Atrium Health Navicent hospital staff contacted the Department of Family and Children’s Services ( D.F.A.C.S.), after discovering internal injuries, involving a 6 month old baby. The victim, 6 month old Major Williams, was transported to the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta to receive specialized medical care.
On February 7, 2022, Bibb County Sheriff’s Investigators were notified by D.F.A.C.S. about this incident being possible child abuse. The mother, 29-year-old Amanda Allan Hulsey, went to Atlanta to be with the baby and Hulsey’s boyfriend, 22-year-old Tyrek Dionte Dixon was interviewed by the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office in reference to the possible child abuse case.
On February 9, 2022 Major passed away. Major’s body was sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigations Crime Lab, so that an autopsy can be performed.
Bibb County Sheriff’s Investigators have been in contact with medical doctors and received information that Major’s death appeared to be from a brain bleed caused by abusive head trauma. Investigators had warrants issued for both Amanda Allan Hulsey and Tyrek Dionte Dixon.
Amanda Hulsey was arrested and transported to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Law Enforcement Center for the charge of Murder. Hulsey also has an unrelated charge of a Probation Violation- Felony. Hulsey does not have a bond.
Tyrek Dixon was also arrested and transported to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Law Enforcement Center for the charge of Murder. Dixon also has an unrelated charge of Probation Violation- Felony. Dixon does not have a bond.
This is an ongoing investigation, anyone with information is urged to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.