Parents arrested in Oklahoma City infant's death
Oklahoma City police arrested Alysha Marie Anderson, 19, and Miguel Antonio Soto, 20, on Sunday in connection with the death of their daughter, a 3-month-old who weighed 3 pounds.
The parents of a malnourished 3-month-old girl were arrested after she died at an Oklahoma City hospital Sunday.
Officers arrested Alysha Marie Anderson, 19, and Miguel Antonio Soto, 20, on three complaints of child neglect.
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According to the police report, officers were called to Southwest Medical Center about 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Police spoke with a doctor who said the baby appeared to be a victim of neglect. She weighed 3 pounds.
The baby was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The doctor told police the baby weighed 6 pounds and 8 ounces at birth and did not have any medical problems, according to the report.
Anderson and Soto are being held in the Oklahoma County jail. Bail was set at $30,000 for each.
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