Decatur man accused of murdering a 2-year-old

By WEEK Producer

January 10, 2014 Updated Jan 10, 2014 at 11:44 PM CDT

DECATUR, Ill. -- A registered sex offender is arraigned on first-degree murder for the death of a two-year-old.

28-year-old Manuel Gonzales, of Decatur, is accused of fatally pushing his girlfriend's son Dominic Bradley into a wall in late December.

An autopsy showed Dominic Bradley died from blunt force trauma to the head.

Gonzales is being held on one million dollars bond.

The child's mother is also facing charges.