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Fairfield father charged in the death of infant son will face grand jury

Austin Morris (Photo: Butler County Jail) Austin Morris (Photo: Butler County Jail)
BUTLER COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - The Fairfield father accused of killing 2-month-old son will face a grand jury.

Austin Morris, 23, was charged Friday in the death of his 2-month-old after the infant died from severe head injuries which a social worker said may have resulted from child abuse, according to authorities.

Fairfield Municipal court judge sent the case to a Butler County grand jury or consideration of charges.

Morris is currently in Butler County Jail. 

He faces one count of second-degree felonious assault and one second-degree felonious count of endangering children.

Additional and more serious charges will be considered by the grand jury.

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