St. Louis Father Jailed in Death of 2-Year-Old

3 years 9 months 2 weeks ago May 10, 2013 May 10, 2013 Friday, May 10 2013 Friday, May 10, 2013 6:39:29 AM CDT in News
By: Associated Press

ST. LOUIS - A St. Louis man is jailed following the death of his 2-year-old son.

KMOX Radio reports that police were called Thursday night to a home where the boy was unresponsive. He died a short time later.

Police say the 28-year-old father admitted hitting the child in the chest. Police did not say why.

The victim's twin brother and a 4-year-old were taken from the home and are in protective custody.

 

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