BUTTE, Mont. -

A Butte man has denied charges that he killed his infant daughter.
    
Matthew John Blaz, 32, pleaded not guilty in District Court Thursday to deliberate homicide for the Aug. 16 death of 8-week-old Mattisyn Jolene Blaz. An autopsy determined she died of abusive head trauma.
    
Blaz was arrested on Sept. 26.