A Ridgecrest man was sentenced to 12 years and four months in prison for the death of his infant son Tuesday.
Sims was arrested in 2012 after his 10-week-old son Travion died.
Police said Travion's injuries were the equivalent of being dropped from a three-story building.
Sims was charged with first-degree murder, but pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in a deal.
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A first grade teacher at Vineland Elementary was arrested Tuesday after deputies said they found child pornography on his computer.
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