December 5, 2023
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A 20-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of homicide within the dying of a toddler who obtained traumatic inner accidents, the San Diego Police Division reported Tuesday.

Police obtained a name at 2:40 p.m. Monday a few child not respiratory at a house within the 2900 block of Morton Manner within the Bay Terraces neighborhood, SDPD Lt. Jud Campbell mentioned.

Officers from Southeastern Division responded and commenced lifesaving efforts, the lieutenant mentioned. Medics rushed the kid to a hospital the place he was pronounced lifeless. The boy was nearly 2 years previous. His title was not instantly launched.

“In the course of the preliminary investigation, it was decided the kid had sustained severe traumatic inner accidents that have been indicative of bodily youngster abuse,” Campbell mentioned. “Detectives from the San Diego Police Division Little one Abuse Unit started an investigation into figuring out who was liable for the care and custody of the toddler and the way he sustained his accidents.”

Based mostly on the Little one Abuse Unit’s preliminary investigation and the severity of the accidents, the SDPD Murder Unit responded to analyze.

Murder detectives decided that McArvin Caringal-Sanchez allegedly brought on the accidents to the kid, Campbell mentioned. Caringal-Sanchez is a 20- year-old man who was courting the boy’s mom, police mentioned.

He was arrested and booked into County Jail on suspicion of homicide.

Anybody with details about the dying was requested to name the Murder Unit at 619-531-2293 or San Diego County Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.

— Metropolis Information Service