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Man Charged With Homicide In Infant Son's Death

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COLUMBIA, Tenn. – A Maury County father has been charged with abuse of his infant son. The child has since died from his injuries.

Officials with the Columbia Police Department said 18-year-old Carlos Francisco Aguilar, Sr. abused his 3-month-old son.

Police did not release specific information about the nature of the abuse or the extent of the injuries.

Carlos Aguilar Jr. was taken to Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt for treatment. He succumbed to his injuries Tuesday afternoon.

Aguilar, Sr. was charged on November 2 with aggravated child abuse. He now faces an additional charge of first degree murder.

He was being held at the Maury County Jail without bond.

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