The man charged in his 3-year-old daughter's death (see story below) is now facing several child sex abuse allegations.
Jamarkus Meshawn Smith was arrested Wednesday after his daughter was found unresponsive due to injuries she suffered at the hands of her father, police said. Smith's wife, a Fort Bragg soldier, was also arrested.
Octavia Bennett-Smith, 27, faces felony child abuse charges tied to her daughter's death earlier this week.
|26-year-old Jamarkus Meshawn Smith and 27-year-old Octavia Bennett-Smith |
(Fayetteville Police Department)