Tacoma man arrested in 2-year-old son's death

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TACOMA — A 19-year-old man has been arrested in the weekend death of his 2-year-old son in Tacoma.

Fire department medics were called to a downtown apartment early Saturday, where they found the boy having trouble breathing.

KOMO reports he was taken to a hospital, where he died.

Police spokeswoman Loretta Cool says the father is suspected of abuse. The mother was out of town at the time.