Shreveport Man Convicted of Killing His Baby Sentenced to Death


Published 02/22 2014 07:08PM

Updated 02/22 2014 07:12PM

Rodricus Crawford
Rodricus Crawford/KTAL
SHREVEPOR, La. (KTAL) -- The man convicted of first degree murder in the death of his 1-year-old baby in November was this week sentenced to the death penalty by Judge Joe Bleich in Caddo District Court.

On November 12, a Caddo Parish jury convicted Rodricus Crawford of first degree murder in the Feruary 2012 death of his one-year-old baby, Rodrquous Lott.

The jury returned a death penalty sentence the next day, but a number of hearings delayed the formal sentencing was delayed until Friday.

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