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.READ MORE: Free Dodgers Tickets For 1,000 Fans As Incentives Continue Rolling In For Californians Who Received The COVID Vaccine
Eduardo Orozco, a resident of unincorporated Whitter, was booked at Norwalk Sheriff’s Station and is being held without bail.READ MORE: Driver Killed After Careening Into Hancock Park Home, Sparking Fire; Street Racing May Be To Blame
There is no additional information available at this time.MORE NEWS: Fire Crews Prepare As Hot Spell Expected To Bear Down On Southland Next Week
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.