Man accused of killing his own baby is convicted of raping eight-year-old girl

So tragic

A dad who’s accused of killing his 10-month-old son has just been convicted of raping an eight-year-old girl.

Derrick Siberon accepted a guilty plea as part of a deal in court earlier this week.

Siberon will face 10 years in prison and 20 years parole for his abuse against the girl, now aged 12.

It’s understood that the girl had first reported the assault in 2015, but the DNA was not sent away for testing until two years later, shortly after Siberson was being investigated for his son’s death.

Donovan Siberon tragically died in April, 2017 (Credit: Obituary)

The baby boy, known as Donovan, was found unresponsive in his home in April, 2017.

He’d suffered head injuries and a detached cornea and tragically died in hospital the following day.

According to the ctpost, Siberon was charged with first-degree manslaughter and risk of injury to a minor.

He has pleaded not guilty but it is not yet known when he will face court for these charges.

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