Dad gets life for son’s car death

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - WORLD -

A father was sen­tenced to life in prison with­out pos­si­bil­ity of pa­role on Mon­day for leav­ing his tod­dler son to die in a hot car while he sent sex­u­ally ex­plicit mes­sages from his of­fice. Justin Ross Harris, 36, was given the max­i­mum sen­tence af­ter lead pros­e­cu­tor Chuck Bor­ing said 22-month-old Cooper Harris per­ished in “the most tor­tur­ous, hor­rific, unimag­in­able way pos­si­ble”. Harris has said he for­got to drop his son off at a day­care cen­ter in Georgia on June 18, 2014 and didn’t re­al­ize he had left the boy strapped in his car seat un­til af­ter he had left work.

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