Denver Police Arrest 2 After Baby’s Death

DENVER (AP) – Denver police have arrested a woman and her friend after the death of the woman’s baby.

Police spokesman Matt Murray says 10-month-old Adam Gonzales was pronounced dead Friday morning at a north Denver home.

Frances Garcia, 23, was arrested on a child abuse charge, and the boy’s 24-year-old mother, Amanda Lujan, was arrested on a charge of being an accessory to murder after the fact.

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Amanda Lujan (credit: Denver Police Department)

Police haven’t released other details.

An autopsy is scheduled Saturday to determine what might have caused the baby’s death.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)


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