FARMERSVILLE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Collin County Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested a Farmersville man for capital murder in the death of his baby daughter.
The Sheriff’s Office said on Tuesday, November 6, deputies and Farmersville Police officers responded to a medical emergency involving a 1-year-old in the 400 block of Pendleton Street.READ MORE: Swedish House Mafia Announces First Tour In A Decade
The child was rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.
According to the Collin County Medical Examiner’s Office, an autopsy revealed injuries consistent with physical abuse.READ MORE: I-Team: Bank Of America And Zelle Customers Targeted In New High-Tech Scam
The investigation and interviews led to the arrest of the child’s father, Adrian Bautista.
He’s being held in the Collin County Detention Facility on a $1 million bond.MORE NEWS: Technology Helping Melissa ISD Retain School Bus Drivers During Nationwide Shortage
The investigation is ongoing.