Bronx Man Faces Murder Charge In Baby’s Death

Published on May 31, 2013, 11:49 pm
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A Bronx man faces murder and manslaughter charges in the death of his girlfriend’s 5-month-old baby.

The NYPD says 46-year-old J.W. Hicks was arrested Thursday in the death of Jacob Agosto.

Police say Jacob’s 24-year-old mother found him unresponsive when she came home Wednesday.

He was pronounced dead at a hospital. The medical examiner ruled it a homicide.

The name of Hicks’ attorney was not immediately known.


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