Domestic violence incident involving infant child now being investigated as homicide

The three-month-old infant boy that was allegedly assaulted by 23-year-old Tremain Vanteas Gates has since passed away.

In a release, the Calera Police Department said the initial charge of Domestic Violence Assault in the First Degree against Gates is now being investigated as a homicide.

Gates was taken into custody on August 29 and is being held in the Shelby County Jail on a $1 million bond.

No new charges have been filed yet, but that could change in the coming days.