Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: Sun and clouds both days with lower humidity. High temps are due to only reach the lower 80s. Early mornings in the low to mid 50s.
ANSON (June 25, 2014) Austin Garrett, 20, of Anson, was jailed Wednesday on a charge of abandoning-endangering a child after his 2-year-old son drowned in an outdoor pool.
Police say Garrett was playing video games when the toddler drowned.
On June 4 officers responded to a report of a possible drowning in an above-ground pool at a home in Anson northwest of Abilene.
Efforts to revive Brendyn Garrett were unsuccessful.
Police say the father purposely left the toddler outside while playing a video game with a relative.
Garret’s bond was set at $75,000.