Man pleads guilty to murdering 5-year-old son

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FARMINGTON, N.M. (KRQE) – A man will spend two decades behind bars for killing his five-year-old son. Fernando Azofeifa pleaded guilty to second-degree murder for smothering the child with a pillow in a Farmington apartment in March of 2019. Investigators say it happened after an argument with the boy’s mother. Under a plea agreement, Azofeifa will serve 22 years in prison.

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