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PD: Norwich man arrested in connection with 13-month-old's death

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The following photo of Michael A. Rios was provided by the Norwich Police Department. The following photo of Michael A. Rios was provided by the Norwich Police Department.
NORWICH, CT (WFSB) -

The Norwich Police Department arrested a 22-year-old man in connection with the death of a 13-month-old child.

Michael A. Rios of Norwich was arrested on Monday and charged with risk of injury to a minor and first-degree manslaughter.

Police said the arrest stems after the toddler was injured while in the care of Rios. The child had to be transported to William W. Backus Hospital and was then taken to Connecticut Children's Medical Center in Hartford where the toddler died.

Rios, who has no civil or criminal history, was released on a $100,000 bond. He is expected to be arraigned at Norwich Superior Court on May 16.

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