Parents Arrested for Child Cruelty of their One-Year Old Baby Girl
ADELANTO – Allegations of child neglect led Detectives from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, Specialized Investigation Division, Crimes Against Children Detail to make a sad discovery.
Upon arriving at the anonymous home in Adelanto, Detectives found a severely malnourished one-year-old baby girl on Thursday, August 19, 2019. She was transported by ambulance to Loma Linda Medical Center and admitted for severe malnourishment and dehydration.
The parents were arrested on Saturday, September 14, 2019 by the Victor Valley Multi Enforcement Team (MET), and booked at the Central Detention Center for PC 273a(b) Willful Child Cruelty and Felony Child abuse.
Anyone with information about the case is urged to contact the Specialized Investigation Division, Crimes Against Children Detail, Deputy Gerania Navarro (909) 387-3615. To remain anonymous. call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or www.wetip.com.