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Mom, uncle arrested in '07 death of O.C. baby

ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.

November 18, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
A woman whose baby died in 2007 has been arrested on Thursday to be investigated for murder.Anaheim police arrested 25-year-old Noel Hurtado of Corona and 19-year-old Timmothy Hurtado, the child's uncle.

According to police, Noel Hurtado's 1-year-old baby boy, Dartanian Hurtado, died in August 2007 after he was brought to an Orange County hospital suffering serious injuries.

As the investigation continued, the focus of the case eventually narrowed down to the mother and other relatives who lived with the boy in an Anaheim home.

Police did not release details of the boy's death or what led to the arrests.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.


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