Memorial fund established for infant, father is facing charges

    PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - A memorial fund has been set up for a 2-month-old boy whose father is charged in his death.
     Twenty-nine-year-old Garfield Good Face, of Pierre, faces a second-degree manslaughter charge in the Thursday death of his son, Teirnyn. 
     KCCR radio reports that a cause of death has not yet been determined. Hughes County State's Attorney Wendy Kloeppner says an autopsy is planned.
     The Probable Cause Affidavit, which states the reason for a suspect's arrest, has been sealed at the attorney's request. 
     Pierre police received a called of an unresponsive infant about 9:30 a.m. Thursday. When officers arrived to Good Face's home, they began CPR on the child. Teirnyn was pronounced dead after being transported to a hospital.
     The Teirnyn Good Face Memorial Fund is set up at Wells Fargo. 
 AP-WF-05-12-13 1901GMT

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Locations : PierreSouth Dakota
People : Garfield GoodGarfield Good FaceTeirnynWendy Kloeppner
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