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Updated news On Peterson’s Son Death
Joseph Patterson, the man accused of killing Adrian Peterson’s son has been charged with second- degree murder charge by the grand jury in Lincoln County, South Dakota. According to NY Daily News, Patterson was originally charged with two felonies for assault, however, State’s Attorney Tom Wollman lifted the charge when two- year old Tyrese Robert Ruffin passed away after being put on life support.
Second- degree murder is a Class B felony in South Dakota and carries an automatic life sentence if Patterson is convicted.