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      Syracuse man admits spiking family??s milk with bleach

      Aaron Hickman

      A Syracuse man has pleaded guilty to injuring his two young nephews by putting bleach in their milk after having an argument with their father.

      21-year-old Aaron Hickman pleaded guilty Wednesday in State Supreme Court to felony assault charges.

      Hickman was living with his brother, the brother's girlfriend and the couple's 1- and 3-year-old sons when he got into an argument with his sibling last May. After Hickman's brother told him he had to leave, Hickman poured bleach into a bottle of milk in the refrigerator.

      Both boys were sickened when they drank the tainted milk the following morning. They were treated at a Syracuse hospital.

      Hickman faces two years in state prison when he's sentenced Jan. 25.