Trial Set in Mason City Infant Death Case

Posted at: 03/27/2013 8:15 AM

MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) - A new trial date has been set for a Mason City man charged with child endangerment in the death of his 19-month-old son.

The Mason City Globe Gazette says (http://bit.ly/X8dpWt) 29-year-old Kenneth Adams had been scheduled for trial next week.

Officers were sent to a Mason City home on Oct. 27 to check on an unresponsive child. Police say the infant was taken to Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa, where he died. The State Medical Examiner's Office ruled the death a homicide.