California man arrested after 13-day-old son allegedly drugged and beaten

Mercury News - 29 days ago


Police arrested a man suspected of beating and seriously injuring his 13-day-old son on Monday, Aug. 19. Jonathan Reyes, 22, denied harming the infant, but made incriminating statements during interviews with investigators, Santa Ana Police officials said in a news release. He was arrested Monday, after his infant son was found suffering from a skull fracture, internal injuries and signs of a beating on his face and body. The child also tested positive for methamphetamine, and was hospitalized in critical condition.