WHITTIER (CBSLA.com) — LA County Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau Detectives on Saturday arrested a 20-year-old man on suspicion he murdered his 6-month-old daughter.
On Friday May 5, about 9:20 p.m., detectives responding to the 10800 block of Laurel Avenue found a 6-month-old child who they said appeared to have suffered from blunt force trauma.The child — who had been left that evening in the care of the father — was taken to an area hospital where she was declared dead.
Eduardo Orozco, a resident of unincorporated Whitter, was booked at Norwalk Sheriff’s Station and is being held without bail.
There is no additional information available at this time.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.