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Iowa teen charged in son's death

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DAVENPORT (KWWL) -- A southeastern Iowa teenager is charged with first degree murder in the death of his infant son.

Davenport police say Xzavier Posey, 16, reported his infant son wasn't breathing last August.  The baby was rushed to the hospital.  The boy died at home in November.  Police say the baby's death was a result of blunt force trauma the baby sustained in August.

Prosecutors have also charged Posey with child endangerment. Right now, Posey is in the Scott County Jail on a $1 million bond.

Online Producer:  JJ Murray

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