Moscow, Kan. man arrested for first-degree murder in son's death

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STEVENS COUNTY, Kan. (KWCH) The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) and the Stevens County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man in the death of his two-year-old son.

On Tuesday, the Stevens County Sheriff's Office requested help to investigate the boy's death in Moscow, Kan.

The KBI says around 4 p.m., the Stevens County Sheriff’s Office received a call which caused them concern for the welfare of a child residing at 2046 Rd. Y in Moscow.

When deputies arrived, they questioned the homeowner, 34-year-old Mikhail Lahey, Sr. Then, they discovered 2-year-old Mikhail Lahey, Jr. dead inside the home.

Mikhail Lahey, Sr. was taken into custody for questioning. He was booked into the Stevens County Jail at11:45 p.m. for first-degree murder.

The KBI says the investigation is ongoing.