Father arrested after 13-day-old baby was savagely beaten and drugged, police say

LA Times - 24 days ago


A Santa Ana father was arrested this week on suspicion of severely beating his 13-day-old child while under the influence of methamphetamine, authorities said. Jonathan Reyes, 22, was taken into custody Monday after the baby’s mother awoke from a nap to find the infant with visible injuries to his face and body, said Cpl. Anthony Bertagna, a spokesman for the Santa Ana Police Department.