Five-year-old boy dies of suspected child abuse

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are investigating the homicide of a five-year-old boy who died as a result of severe injuries thought to be related to child abuse on Thursday, October 18th.

The victim is identified as Jayden Banda. He was brought to a hospital where he later died from his injuries.

Two people, a man and woman, are now in custody in connection with the death.

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