Father of the two-year-old found dead arrested on unrelated charges

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MONROE, La. (KNOE) The father of a two-year-old Monroe child who was found dead Friday was arrested on unrelated charges.

Deputies arrested 19-year-old Christopher James on a previous warrant, issued for one count of domestic abuse battery; child endangerment, one count of simple battery, and one count of resisting an officer.

Police say the charges are unrelated to the Friday death of James' child.

Monroe Police say they suspect foul play in the child's death.

James' bond was set at $5,500.