Saturday, March 31, 2012

Gregg Busby 'killed grandson, 1, after giving him drugged cocktail of Benadryl and MORPHINE to calm him down'

A grandfather is facing manslaughter charges after allegedly feeding his one-year-old grandson juice containing crushed morphine and Benadryl.

Gregg Busby, 59, told police that he gave Antonio Garcia-Lazarski the juice to ‘calm him down and make him feel better.’

When Antonio’s grandmother went to check on him later that night, the baby was unresponsive and pronounced dead at the scene.

Busby, who has an extensive criminal record, was arraigned by video yesterday as a fourth-time offender.

He was looking after Antonio while his mother, Casey Lazarski, was out of town.

Kent County Sheriff’s Dept Undersheriff Jon Hess told Grand Rapids Press that the boy’s father was ‘not in the picture.’ Read More