Radford man charged after 2-year-old’s death in April

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RADFORD, Va. (WFXR) – A Radford man is facing multiple charges for the death of the two-year-old from this past April.

Andrew Jonathan Byrd is being charged with first-degree murder, malicious wounding and child endangerment.

Byrd was said to be watching his girlfriend’s three children on the night of April 16, 2020.

Police were called to his home on Ninth Street in Radford the next morning after he reportedly strangled his girlfriend’s two-year-old daughter.

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