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Luis Angel Matos, 24, has been arrested for murder after shaking his son after the boy relieved him

The father of Florida, 24, & # 39; shook his 45-year-old son to death because the boy relieved him & # 39; after he said he was a & # 39; proud father & # 39; was that & # 39; would protect the baby with his life & # 39;

  • Luis Angel Matos, 24, is accused of violently shaking his 45-day-old son at their home in New Port Richey on September 21
  • Allegedly he put his baby boy back in his bed before he went to sleep
  • Matos would have woken up hours later and heard his son & # 39; sporadically & # 39; breathing, but did not approach him
  • Matos & # 39; wife later called 911, and researchers arrived to order the boy & # 39; non-responsive and bleeding from the nose
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Luis Angel Matos, 24, has been arrested for murder after shaking his son after the boy relieved him

Luis Angel Matos, 24, has been arrested for murder after shaking his son after the boy relieved him

A Florida father was arrested for murder after allegedly shaking his 45-year-old son.

Luis Angel Matos, 24, is accused of the heinous crime that allegedly took place at his home in New Port Richey on September 21.

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Delegates arrived at the address that day to get the baby boy & # 39; non-responsive and bleeding from his nose & # 39; to find, according to NBC Channel 8.

Doctors found that the child & # 39; had suffered a head injury leading to death & # 39 ;, which is usually caused by & # 39; violent shaking & # 39 ;.

According to a police statement, the authorities took Matos for interrogation, and it was then that he claimed that he was deliberately and intentionally causing the gross head trauma that led to the boy's death.

According to researchers, Matos only cared for his son when the baby boy relieved him.

He picked up the child and & # 39; pressed his thumbs deep into the child's chest and shook him & # 39; for about 10 seconds.

Matos put the baby down and then went to his own bed to sleep.

Matos is depicted with his baby boy shortly after his birth in early August

Matos is depicted with his baby boy shortly after his birth in early August

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Matos is depicted with his baby boy shortly after his birth in early August

He was later awakened by the toddler who made & # 39; excited sounds and breathed sporadically & # 39; but he did not get up to check on his son because he believed the sounds were caused by the shaking he had given him.

When he finally got out of bed to check the child, he noticed that he was cold and had stopped breathing.

By that time, his wife had reportedly returned home and woke her up.

She called 9/11 and tried to perform CPR on the boy while Matos combed his hair, NBC reports 8.

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He is now charged with murder / murder, according to the police statement.

Matos appeared on Facebook as a loving father, posting a photo that showed him how he rocked his baby just after he was born.

& # 39; I am a proud father of this beautiful boy & # 39 ;, he wrote under the image on August 6.

& # 39; I will be a great father and protect you with my life. Never thought I would be in tears to witness your welcome to my world. & # 39;

Matos has now been charged with murder / murder, according to the police statement

Matos has now been charged with murder / murder, according to the police statement

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Matos has now been charged with murder / murder, according to the police statement

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