Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson’s 2-year-old son has died from injuries suffered during a reported assault by his mother's boyfriend.
Adrian Peterson's father Nelson Peterson confirmed Friday with the Pioneer Press that the boy was the son of Adrian Peterson.
TMZ initially reported Friday that the child was severely beaten by his mother's boyfriend.
According to the Sioux Falls police, the boy died Friday afternoon. The boy's name is expected to be released early next week.
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