December 8, 2013
The Panama City Police Department announces the arrest of Holly Suzanne Crews, 28, of Panama City. Crews is charged with Murder and Aggravated Child Abuse stemming from an incident that occurred at her residence on September 19th 2010. Crews was babysitting, the victim, a two year old child. Crews intentionally struck the child causing internal injuries. Those injuries resulted in the death of the child according to an autopsy by Dr Michael Hunter. Investigation revealed that Crews was the caretaker of the child and the only adult in the home with the child at the time of the incident. Detectives from the Panama City Police Department and US Marshals arrested Crews at her home without incident. Crews is currently in the Bay County Jail awaiting first appearance. Anyone with information in this case is asked to contact the Panama City Police Department at 850-872-3112 or Crime Stoppers at 850-785-Tips.