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Baldwin Park Father Arrested in Death of 1-Year-Old Son

BALDWIN PARK, Calif. (KTLA) – The father of a 21-month-old boy who died of blunt force trauma was charged with murder Friday, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’ Office announced.

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BALDWIN PARK, Calif. (KTLA) – The father of a 21-month-old boy who died of blunt force trauma was charged with murder Friday, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’ Office announced.

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David Vazquez, 32,

David Vazquez, 32, appeared in court for arraignment Friday but the hearing was postponed until July 10, according to the DA’s office.

Vazquez was arrested by homicide detectives who were investigating the June 12 death of his 1-year-old son.

According to the L.A. County Coroner, the child died of blunt force trauma.

Vazquez was facing 25 years to life in prison if convicted, the DA’s office announced.

He was being held on $1,000,000 bail.

BALDWIN PARK, Calif. (KTLA) –A father suspected of murder in the death of his 21-month-old son was behind bars Thursday.

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David Vazquez, 32,

David Vazquez, 32, was arrested by homicide detectives after an investigation into the death of his son Joshua.

Joshua died Wednesday in the 3700 block of Downing Avenue in Baldwin Park, according to a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department press release.

According to the L.A. County Coroner, the child died of blunt force trauma.

Vazquez was being held on $1,000,000 bail.

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