Indiana man charged in beating death of girlfriend's 5-year-old son 04/18/2020 12:10 pm PDT Comments WGN / Lake County via WGN: SCHERERVILLE, Ind. (WGN) -- Michael Tunstall, 26, is charged with murder and aggravated battery in the death of his girlfriend's 5-year-old son in her Schererville, Indiana, home. The Lake County Coroner said the child died of blunt-force trauma to the head and body. He had multiple injuries, bite marks and a ruptured lung. Police say he died while in Tunstall's care and that his mother was at work at the time. MORE: Indiana man, 26, charged in death of 5-year-old boy #Battery #Chicago #Gary #Indiana #Murder #WGN Related Stories Man admits biting, striking girlfriend's 13-month-old son Missing boy found dead in trunk; mom, boyfriend arrested in Vegas Mom's boyfriend gets life in prison in beating death of 5-year-old boy Mom, boyfriend arrested in beating death of 4-month-old Mom, boyfriend charged after 8-year-old girl dies from suffocation Suspect accused of beating girlfriend's child with belt, phone chargers Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.