Friday, February 18, 2011

Dad charged with murder in death of 7-month-old son (Tucson, Arizona)

Once again: a young father, a baby, and a disaster. This time the dad charged with murder is HENRY DIAZ. No mention of the mother.


19-year-old Tucson father charged in death of infant son
Posted: Feb 17, 2011 9:10 PM CST
Updated: Feb 17, 2011 11:13 PM CST

A 19-year-old father was charged Thursday in the death of his infant son.

Henry Diaz was charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 7-month-old son, Angel.

Medical personnel responded to an emergency call of an infant not breathing in the 6000 block of South Palo Verde Road at about 7:30 a.m. Thursday. Angel was pronounced dead at the hospital. A cause of death has not been determined.

Sheriff's deputies charged Diaz with murder and five counts of child abuse. The investigation is ongoing.