STOCKTON (CBS13) — A Stockton man has been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison after the death of his step-son.

Stockton Police identified Donte Revels, 31, as a person of interest in the investigation. (2016)

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The court returned a guilty verdict against Donte Revels on May 20, 2019, for the 2016 severe beating of 2-year-old Ar’Mani Edmond.

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Investigators determined after the child sustained severe injuries, Revels failed to render aid and Edmond died in Revel’s vehicle as he drove to pick up the child’s mother in Dublin.

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Revels was sentenced by Judge Orcutt in Stockton Tuesday to 25 years to life.