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BOWLING GREEN, OH (Toledo News Now) - A father has now been arrested and charged in the death of his infant.

Brian Steinmiller, 31, was arrested Thursday on charges of murder and child endangering in connection with the May 5 death of his 3-month-old son, Carter.

Steinmiller is accused of causing the abusive head trauma, which according to the coroner's report, resulted in the child's death.

Murder is a special felony carrying an indefinite penalty of 15 years to life in prison. Child endangering, in this case, is a second-degree felony and carries a maximum penalty of eight years in prison.

Steinmiller is being held in the Wood County Justice Center.

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