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Racine father charged in baby's death

Posted at 1:39 PM, Feb 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-28 14:39:43-05

RACINE —The father of an infant was charged with first-degree reckless homicide, possession of marjiuana and bail jumping Thursday.

Jeremy M. Marquez, 24, was arrested after officers were called to a Racine residence last Friday because an infant wasn't breathing. The baby was taken to Children's Hospital, where authorities found injuries that caused the child's death.

Racine Police investigators are interested in additional information. People are urged to call the Racine Police Department Investigations Unit at 262-635-7756.

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