Father charged in death of infant son
Posted at: 09/14/2013 8:28 PM | Updated at: 09/14/2013 11:27 PM
The Rochester Police Department has charged a father in the death of his 9-month-old son.
Police say that 23-year-old Maurice "Chris" Faison is charged with murder in the second degree following the death of his 9-month-old son Tristen.
Officers say Tristen's mother found him unresponsive in his crib on September 3 around 4:30 p.m. on Hartsen Street.
The boy was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital where he was later pronounced dead. Following an investigation by the medical examiner's office, investigators say they found that the baby had died as a result of blunt force trauma to the head.
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