Name: Desmond Hudson Jr.
Died: February 16, 2016.
Age at death: 6 months.
Cause of death: Head injury, trauma, pneumonia.
Location: Des Moines, Washington, USA.
Desmond’s hydrocephalus went untreated even though his head was obviously bigger than it should have been. When he died, he had broken bones and head injuries and was malnourished.
Desmond Hudson (Father), charged with second-degree murder.
BJ Silipa (Mother), charged with second-degree murder.
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