Elkhart County Prosecuting Attorney Curtis T. Hill, Jr. announced that the two-year-old Middlebury child who was allegedly beaten by his mother's boyfriend has died.
The boy died around 1:30 a.m. in South Bend Memorial Hospital.
On Thursday, a hearing was held to establish probable cause of the arrest of Eric T. Kline, of MIddlebury, of battery resulting in the death of a child.
This crime is a Class A Felony and bond has been set in the amount of $500,000.00.
The investigation into the child's death continues.