On February 24, 2016, Dallas Police responded to 4600 Bryan Street, regarding an unresponsive victim, Nivea Mack, B/F/2. Dallas Fire and Rescue transported the child to Baylor Hospital. Following a doctors examination, she was transferred to Children’s Health Hospital where she could be better treated for a closed head injury. Detectives from the Dallas Police Department Child Abuse Unit responded to the hospital and began an investigation. The investigation revealed that Emery Lee Cobb III, B/M/07171991, who is the live-in boyfriend of the victim’s mother, was responsible for the injury to the victim. A felony arrest warrant for Injury to a Child F/1, for the suspect was prepared. Cobb was taken into custody, interviewed and transported to Lew Sterrett Justice Facility where he is being held on a bond of $150,000. On February 26, the victim died from her injuries.
The Case Number for this offense is 045068-2016.