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Dad arrested following baby’s death

FRANKFORT, Ind. (WISH) – Police in Frankfort have arrested 20-year-old Cody Brown after his baby died Thursday.

According to Chief Troy Bacon, the 6-week-old had been hospitalized at Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health in July after suffering a severe head injury.

Police say the baby had been hurt while in the care of the father, Cody Brown.

Brown faces preliminary charges of neglect of a dependent resulting in death and battery resulting in death to a person less than 14 years of age.

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