The suspect ran a red light and collided with two vehicles. He then fled on foot and left the boy for dead
By Matt Coughlin
The Morning Call
TULLYTOWN, Pa. — Police say a man fleeing
following a reported theft from a Philadelphia-area store crashed into
other vehicles at an intersection, claiming the life of a 2-year-old boy
in his vehicle.
Christopher D. Kuhn, 27, of Hamilton, N.J., is
charged with third degree murder, homicide by vehicle, endangering the
welfare of children, recklessly endangering another person, driving
without a license and related offenses. Kuhn is being held in Bucks
County prison on $5 million bail.
Chief Daniel Doyle of the Tullytown police department said the Kuhn
fled the Walmart store at Levittown Town Center early Tuesday afternoon.
said he ran a red light and collided with two other vehicles. Kuhn’s
2-year-old son was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at a
Police said Kuhn fled on foot but was arrested and taken
to a hospital for evaluation before being arraigned on the charges
against him late Tuesday night. No one else was injured in the crash.
pleaded guilty in 2015 to drug possession after an incident in nearby
Morrisville and was sentenced to one year of probation. Court records
indicate Kuhn pleaded guilty to drug and theft charges in New Jersey in
recent years as well.
What valuable object was it you had to steal that wax worth ending this child's life? Incarcerate for life.