A Las Vegas father was arrested for allegedly throwing his 2-month-old daughter from a second-floor residence balcony on Saturday morning, ensuing within the tot’s demise, police stated.
The suspect, recognized as 32-year-old Clarence Martin Jr., can also be accused of setting the residence on hearth after getting right into a feud together with his girlfriend — the toddler’s mom — the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported, citing police.
Martin Jr.’s girlfriend was holding the kid within the car parking zone when police arrived shortly earlier than 4 a.m., authorities stated.
The character of their dispute is unclear. Martin Jr. fled the scene in his automobile, crashing twice, the newspaper reported.
He was first concerned in a hit-and-run exterior of the residence and later crashed close to on the 215 Beltway close to McCarran Worldwide Airport, in accordance with the report.
Martin Jr. fled from his automobile and was later arrested contained in the airport. He was charged with open homicide, animal cruelty and arson.