ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOX) - A north St. Louis County man has been charged with second degree murder in Tuesday’s death of a 2-year-old boy.
Police were called to a home in the 2500 block of Carousel Tuesday morning and found a small child nearly unconscious with labored breathing.
He later died at the hospital and the cause of death was found to be blunt force trauma.
23-year-old Ramond L. Woods was arrested and charged with murder.
The victim was his son and police say Woods was babysitting at the time of the boy’s death.
Woods is being held on $250,000 bond.
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