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Tampa mother denied bond in son's death

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Quanyisha Thompson, 24, is wanted in connection with the death of her nearly 2-year-old son. Quanyisha Thompson, 24, is wanted in connection with the death of her nearly 2-year-old son.

A Tampa mother who is charged with murder in connection with the death of her nearly 2-year-old son was denied bond in a court hearing Saturday morning.

Quanyisha Thompson, 24, turned herself in to police Friday afternoon.

On October 1, 2013, police responded to the 3800 block of North Jackson Court in reference to a child who was not breathing.

Thompson’s son was transported to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Later that week, Thompson told investigators she punched her son in the stomach several days prior to his death.

An autopsy revealed the child died from blunt force trauma to the abdomen.

According to police, Thompson is facing murder and aggravated child abuse charges.

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