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According to court documents, the Bronx man named Keishawn Gordon accused of murdering his girlfriend’s battered 1-year-old kid told police that the infant was “irking me” by crying and that he wasn’t tossing the youngster about “that hard” to get him to stop, NYpost.com reported.
At his arraignment on Saturday, Keishawn Gordon was remanded in custody for the murder of little Legacy Beauford, who was discovered unresponsive in a bedroom at the Webster Houses in Morrisania on Thursday.
He is 23 years old.
Keishawn Gordon Murdered His Girlfriend’s 1-Year-Old Son Legacy Beauford
According to police sources, Gordon, who shared an apartment with Legacy’s mother, Jessica Melendez, allegedly hit the sobbing baby, shattering his ribs and lacerating his liver. According to law enforcement officials, Gordon then got a toothbrush and sodomized the youngster with it.
According to the city Medical Examiner’s Office, the baby’s lacerated liver produced internal bleeding, which was ruled to be the cause of death.
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According to investigators and sources, the baby had blunt-force damage on his body and bruising on his face, among other injuries.
According to the lawsuit, he informed investigators, “I was frustrated he wouldn’t stop crying. He kept throwing up. I mushed him. He was irking me,”
Gordon has been accused in the case with murder and manslaughter.
After Legacy’s passing, a GoFundMe campaign was created in his honor.
The website added, “Today we are grieved to say we lost a beautiful child of God. Legacy Beauford, son to Jessica Melendez and Grandson to Chiquita Seelal. A dear brother, nephew, cousin, and friend. A life so short in number but an impact so big was expressed in this beautiful baby boys name Legacy Beauford,”