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Follow up on Tyler toddler's death

Tyler, LA(KSLA)- A follow up on the east Texas toddler's death, police are still looking for 26 year-old Simon Lopez, who is wanted in the death of a the Tyler toddler.

Simon Lopez is wanted for capital murder in connection with the death of one year old Jeremy Silva. Silva was found injured in his family's home Monday. An autopsy revealed that Silva died as a result of being hit in the chest.

Coroners also found evidence of abuse, including bruises and broken ribs. The boy's mother, Emma Torres, has been arrested on a charge of endangering a child.

Police say Lopez is her live-in boyfriend and has a criminal record including an arrest in 2009 for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Lopez is believed to be driving a 1995 Lincoln Town car with Texas license plate number BZ9P316.

If you have any information on Lopez whereabouts, call police immediately.

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