STOCKTON (AP) — Authorities in Central California say they’ve arrested a 24-yr-previous man within the torture and demise of his 7-yr-previous niece.
The Stockton Police Division says officers arrested Arthur Combs after responding to a name a few medical emergency involving a toddler.
The division says officers on Tuesday transported the woman to a hospital the place she died “because of being abused.”
Stockton Police Division spokesman Officer Joe Silva says he can’t launch particulars on the woman’s accidents till an post-mortem is accomplished.
Silva tells the Stockton Report detectives are interviewing relations and any potential witnesses who might know the household.
Combs faces fees of torture and youngster abuse leading to dying.
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