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Baby Girl Dies, Father Arrested

Baby Girl Dies, Father Arrested

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(KSL News) A 2-month-old baby girl died today, and her father was arrested for her death.

Everado Mendoza was booked into jail earlier this week, accused of violently shaking the baby. At the time, the girl was taken to the hospital but wasn't expected to survive.

Mendoza is charged with second-degree felony child abuse and three counts of child endangerment.

He could be facing more charges.

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