Brown County grandfather pleads guilty to causing 11-year-old's death

Grandfather pleads guilty to reckless homicide for 11-year-old grandson's death (WKRC)

BROWN COUNTY, Ohio (WKRC) - A Brown County man admitted to causing the death of his grandson. Donald Martin, Jr. pleaded guilty to reckless homicide.

Dylan Davis, 11, was at Martin's Minnick Road home on November 17th. He died that night after striking his grandmother and being restrained by his 400-pound grandfather, Don Martin. Dylan suffocated while being pinned against a couch.

The maximum sentence for the charge is three years but some family members fear he won't serve any time.

The judge will sentence Martin on May 8.

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