Louisville man convicted in infant's death sentenced to prison

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville man convicted of manslaughter in the death of a five-month-old boy will spend 30 years in prison.

Leon Montgomery was sentenced by a judge on Tuesday morning in Louisville.

Noah Ballard-Jones died in 2016 at the hospital after being in a coma.

Police say Noah suffered fractured ribs, arm and leg fractures and a fractured skull.

Montgomery's ex-girlfriend and Noah's mother, Brittney Ballard, is also charged with criminal abuse.

Her trial is scheduled to start in December.


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