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Hemphill man arrested, charged with murder in death of baby

Matthew Hudson mug shot (Photo source: Sabine County Jail) Matthew Hudson mug shot (Photo source: Sabine County Jail)
SABINE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Deputies with the Sabine County Sheriff's Office arrested a 25-year-old Hemphill man and charged him with murder in connection to the death of a five-month-old girl Tuesday.

Matthew Hudson is still in the process of being booked into the Sabine County Jail. No bail information is available at this time.

Authorities believe the baby's death was caused by some type of head trauma.

Chief Deputy George Griffith said the baby was taken to a Hemphill hospital on Friday, then airlifted to a Houston hospital.

She died on Saturday.

According to Hudson's Facebook page, he attended Angelina College's Police Academy.

Hudson's Facebook status update stated, "God gave my mom strength to fight the impossible for so long god can help this little baby make it through this."

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