Nov 27, 2013 8:52 PM by Stefanie Boe
TUCSON - A Tucson father is accused of intentionally dropping his baby girl on her head. A release from the Tucson Police Department says officers were called to Kino Hospital on Tuesday morning after the 2-month old girl was brought there with serious, life threatening injuries.
Investigators say the baby was brought there by her parents. She was transferred to UMC Hospital due to the serious nature of the injuries and remains in critical condition with head trauma.
Detectives determined that the child was in the care and custody of the father, 18-year old Anthony Esparza, at the time of the incident. Esparza was arrested and booked into the Pima County Jail for 1 count of Child Abuse.