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Son of NFL Player Dies After Alleged Beating
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (WKRC) -- The son of NFL MVP Adrian Peterson has died after he was allegedly beaten by his mother's boyfriend.
The two-year-old reportedly was found unconscious Wednesday in his mother's boyfriend's apartment in South Dakota.
The boy suffered head injuries consistent with child abuse.
The Minnesota Vikings running back was at practice hours before his son died.
The suspect, Joseph Patterson, faces a number of charges. Peterson has asked for privacy.