Concord Man Charged With Murder of 3-year-old

Fox 46 reports a Concord man has been charged with murder in connection to the death of a 3-year-old child in late August, according to the Concord Police Department. Police said Alex Dewayne Blount, 26, was arrested for murder after a 3-year-old child was found in bed unresponsive on Sunday, August 29th, at 9:34 a.m. along Central Drive NW. The young child was pronounced deceased just minutes after emergency personnel responded at 9:37 a.m. by Cabarrus County EMS, police said. Blount is currently being held at the Cabarrus County Jail under a $1 million bond.