Body of Missing One Month Old Found, Father Arrested

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Caleb Michael Whisnand, Jr/Source: MCSO

UPDATE: The baby’s father, Caleb Whisnand, Sr., has been charged with capital murder following the discovery of the baby’s body in rural Lowndes County. He is being held without bond.


The body of a missing infant last seen in north Montgomery has been found.

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office said shortly after Wednesday’s press conference regarding one-month-old Caleb Michael Whisnand, Jr.’s disappearance, his remains were discovered by law enforcement.

Shortly after, the child’s father, Caleb Michael Whisnand, Sr., was arrested and placed in the Montgomery County Detention Facility after information was developed.

Whisnand, Sr., has been charged with Manslaughter with a bond set at $100,000.

Other details, such as where the baby’s body was found, have not yet been released.

MCSO says the case remains under investigation.

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