GREENE COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL) — A Greene County father is saying goodbye to his son far earlier than ever anticipated.
10-month-old Kade Paris was pronounced useless final Thursday. The Greene County Sheriff’s Workplace is at the moment main the demise investigation. Greene County Sheriff Wesley Holt despatched Information Channel 11 this assertion relating to the case:
“Presently that is nonetheless an ongoing investigation. Our findings when full can be offered to the district legal professional basic and the grand jury. No arrests have been made right now. Since this report considerations a child and that is an ongoing investigation no report can be launched right now.”
-Sheriff Wesley Holt
Information Channel 11 reached out to the Greene County district legal professional’s workplace in addition to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation with regard to their involvement within the case. TBI officers mentioned, “As of this (Monday) morning, we’ve not obtained a request from the District Lawyer Normal to help with the investigation.”
Officers with the district legal professional’s workplace instructed Information Channel 11 they’re conscious of the investigation and are working carefully with regulation enforcement.
With an toddler useless and no incident report launched or arrests made, relations simply need solutions as to why this baby was taken from the world far earlier than his time.
Jack Paris, Kade’s father, is mourning the lack of his solely son. He mentioned he obtained the information from Kade’s mom over the cellphone on Thursday night.
“I dropped the cellphone and I just about curled up in a nook and I used to be crying,” mentioned Jack Paris.
The feelings are nonetheless operating excessive days after the preliminary information. Roger Paris, Kade’s grandfather mentioned the information of dropping Kade reminded him all an excessive amount of of the Evelyn Boswell case.
“The very first thing I thought of was that child Evelyn case as a result of after I had seen that, I assumed I hope I by no means should undergo that and my household doesn’t. The feelings had been simply shocked. I’m nonetheless shocked,” mentioned Roger Paris.
On June 18th, Kade would’ve been a yr previous. His father mentioned he was a fun-loving baby and by no means actually cried. “He’d all the time smile. At all times had a loving and caring character for everyone and he shortly bought hooked up to individuals,” Jack Paris mentioned.
Kade’s impression on the neighborhood was clear following a vigil held in his reminiscence Sunday evening at Veterans Memorial Park in Greeneville. Folks got here out and honored the late toddler.
Whereas nonetheless within the mourning course of, the complete household is demanding solutions as to what occurred to child Kade. “Proper now, the one factor I really need is simply justice for my son and to determine what all occurred and what all goes to occur,” mentioned Jack Paris. “Little infants shouldn’t die, they need to have an opportunity,” mentioned Jack’s Fiance, Shellie Gaddis.
Kade’s grandfather mentioned he wish to see whoever is answerable for Kade’s demise arrested. He additionally desires to remind the general public to carry your family members shut whilst you nonetheless can.
“Please watch your youngsters and love them as a result of they’re nonetheless alive and also you simply by no means know what’s going to occur,” mentioned Roger Paris.
As of proper now, funeral plans are within the works however there is no such thing as a telling when an official service will happen seeing because the household remains to be awaiting the return of an post-mortem report.
When a funeral does happen, Jack and Roger Paris mentioned it’ll almost certainly be personal and closed to solely household and shut buddies.
Gaddis and Jack Paris mentioned they’ve plans to carry one other vigil for Kade within the close to future, one which extra household and buddies will be capable of attend.
Information Channel 11 additionally reached out to Kade’s mom for touch upon the investigation and she or he has but to return touch upon the matter.