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NASSAU COUNTY, Fla. -- A father was convicted Wednesday in the 2012 drowning death of his 9-month-old child.

Robert Anthony Jerrell, 35, was found guilty of Aggravated Manslaughter of a Child, according to a release from the State Attorney's Office.

Jerrell had his 2-year-old child and 9-month-old child in the tub with water. He removed the 2-year-old and left the 9-month-old unsupervised and that child then drowned.

According to the release, Jerrell did not contact law enforcement right away after finding his child in the tub.

Jerrell, who is set to be sentenced Jan. 16, has been classified as a Habitual Felony Offender.