BK man gets 25 years in prison for fatal beating of toddler

A Brooklyn man was sentenced to 25 years in prison today for the death of his girlfriend's 4-year-old son.Police say Jayden Lenescar died in Oct.

CROWN HEIGHTS - A Brooklyn man was sentenced to 25 years in prison today for the death of his girlfriend's 4-year-old son.

Police say Jayden Lenescar died in Oct. 2009 after his mother and her boyfriend, Steven Dadaille, severely beat him.

Lenescar's mother, Myrna Chen-Phang, also pleaded guilty to manslaughter charges. She is expected to be sentenced in January.

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