A man accused of killing his son appeared in Edwards County, Illinois Circuit Court for his initial hearing Wednesday. Investigators say 27 year old Jeffery Smith shook his 5 month old son so violently, the baby suffered multiple broken ribs and a brain injury. The boy died at St. Mary's Medical Center February 6th. Smith has been locked up in the White County Jail on a $1 million bond. He'll be back in court April 4th for his pre-trial hearing.