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UPDATE: Garland Dad Charged in 4-Year-Old Son’s Death Released

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GARLAND, Texas — The Garland father charged with capital murder in the death of his 4-year-old son has been released from jail.

Joseph Blocker was arrested after his son, Koda, died Tuesday afternoon inside their home on Newcastle Drive.

Detectives believe the boy was injured inside the home’s washing machine. They’re working with the medical examiner to determine an exact cause of death.

Police say Blocker will remain free, pending the outcome of the investigation.

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