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Toddler killed in suspected murder-suicide

January 31, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
An investigation is underway in San Bernardino County after a suspected murder-suicide left a 9-month-old boy dead.Authorities said the baby's 25-year-old father took his son during a court ordered visitation Saturday and threatened to kill the child and then commit suicide.

Early Sunday morning San Bernardino County sheriff's deputies found the man's car along a rural dirt road in Twin Peaks. The man and the baby were discovered dead inside the vehicle.

While deputies suspect that the man killed the toddler and himself, a full investigation is underway.

The name suspect has not been identified.

Anyone with information on the crime is asked to call San Bernardino County homicide detectives at (909) 387-3589.


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