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Findlay father arrested in connection to infant's death

Jerrod Hartman (Source: Hancock County Jail) Jerrod Hartman (Source: Hancock County Jail)
FINDLAY, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Police have arrested a father who they believe is responsible for his infant son's death.

On Monday, Findlay EMS were dispatched to a call of a baby not breathing in the 300 block of Third Street. The baby was transported to a local hospital, where it was pronounced dead.

The baby's name was James and he was only 44 days old.

Police say investigation revealed that father Jerrod Hartman, 24, was responsible for the death. An involuntary manslaughter warrant was issued and police took Hartman into custody Friday.

The investigation is ongoing.

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