DAY AHEAD: Man charged with murder of 1-year-old heads to court - NBC12 - WWBT - Richmond, VA News On Your Side

DAY AHEAD: Man charged with murder of 1-year-old heads to court

David John Marcussen faces child abuse and felony murder charges in the death of his foster son, according to Stafford sheriffs. (Source: Stafford Sheriff Department) David John Marcussen faces child abuse and felony murder charges in the death of his foster son, according to Stafford sheriffs. (Source: Stafford Sheriff Department)
Ka'ron Mason obituary (Source: Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home) Ka'ron Mason obituary (Source: Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home)
STAFFORD, VA (WWBT) -

A Virginia man facing charges in the death of his 1-year-old foster son will be in court on Monday.

Stafford sheriffs say David Marcussen was giving Ka'ron Mason a bath when the child suffered burns to his face, body and neck. The child died at the hospital on February 1.

Marcussen faces felony murder, involuntary manslaughter, child neglect and child cruelty charges.

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