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Update: 18-Month-Old Hornell Baby Is Killed After Assault

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Police say a one-year-old baby, Ian Mykle Maniske-Huff, has died after a man physically assaulted him the morning of November 26.

Police have arrested 22-year old Dakota Miller of Hornell, for assault charges after they say he intentionally caused physical harm to the infant. Baby Ian was hospitalized at Strong Memorial Hospital and later died early Sunday morning. 

Investigators say that Miller is also being charged for violating his parole from a past burglary arrest. 

Both the Hornell Police Department and the New York State Police are still investigating this case. The Monroe County Medical Examiner’s Office will conduct a post-mortem exam on a later date.

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