Pine Bluff mother arrested for death of infant son

© KATV Pine Bluff Bureau Chief Larry Potter

PINE BLUFF (KATV) - A mother was arrested Monday for the death of her infant son.

Police found Timothy McKnight unresponsive at their home in the 6000 block of South Cedar Street around 8:00 a.m. He was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead around 10:00 a.m.

His mother, Latasha Cannon, was questioned and booked on first degree murder charges.

McKnight's body has been sent to the State Crime Lab for autopsy.