Norfolk sailor accused of abusing girlfriend’s baby indicted

Posted at 8:57 PM, Sep 04, 2012
and last updated 2012-09-04 21:01:55-04

NewsChannel 3 has learned new details about a Norfolk sailor accused of neglecting and abusing his girlfriend's baby.

Micah Patterson was indicted today on two counts of capital murder.

That's on top of the indictments he already received for second-degree murder, object sexual penetration and child abuse.


Case against sailor accused of abusing baby to go to grand jury

Prosecutors say the autopsy report shows the baby had injuries to her neck, chest and abdomen.

His trial is scheduled to start in December.