http://www.team4news.com/news/news_story.aspx?id=173082The 10-month-old baby at the center of a Reynosa child abuse case has died.
Mexican police told Action 4 News that means criminal charges against the mother and father could be upgraded to murder.
Marco Antonio Coronado-Estrada and Alma Elizabeth Cifuentes-Hernandez are accused of the brutal beating of their infant son.
Police said the baby had cigarrette burns on different parts of his body, bites and a skull fracture.
The boy spent more than a week in a Reynosa hospital before losing his battle for life over the weekend.
http://www.team4news.com/news/story.aspx?id=172134A motive was not clear but the couple's baby boy allegedly suffered physical abuse including cigarrette burns on different parts of his body, bites to his ears and a cranial fracture.
Investigators said the couple could face higher charges if the boy dies.
Authorities released photos of the boy in the hospital.
They said the boy is fighting for his life but are grateful that neighbors reported the abuse.
There are pictures of the baby at the second link....but I'm not gonna post them here.
Thanks to Nurseronda for the story and the link!