Man arrested in death of 1-month-old son

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By Jeff D'Alessio

A Radcliff man has been charged with second-degree manslaughter in the Tuesday death of his 1-month-old son.

Jarrod Duvante Davis, 23, was arrested at Radcliff Police headquarters around noon Wednesday.

According to a citation, Davis told police he was caring for his son and admitted to dropping the child. Davis said the child struck his head on the side of his crib.

Police say Davis did not report the incident until confronted by investigators. According to the citation, the child died from blunt force trauma to the head.

See Thursday's print edition for more details in The News-Enterprise.