Trial date set for southern Illinois man accused in infant son's death

MARION - A trial for an Illinois man accused of killing his 3-month-old son has been scheduled for next year.

Williamson County Prosecutors say Brandon Vaughn, 22, allegedly suffocated his infant son last October.  Authorities say the baby was found unresponsive at his home, and was declared dead at a hospital shortly after.

Vaughn has pleaded not guilty to two counts of murder, and remains in jail.  His trial has been scheduled for January 20, 2015.

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