PELICAN RAPIDS (WCCO) — Police arrested a 30-year-old man in connection to an infant’s death in Pelican Rapids, Minn.
According to the Ottertail County Sheriff’s Office, Pelican Rapids Police responded to a medical call of an infant not breathing Friday. When they arrived, the infant was taken to a local hospital and then a transported to a hospital in Fargo, North Dakota.
At 2:30 p.m. Saturday, the infant passed away.
An investigation determined that the infant had suffered serious injuries.
The Pelican Rapids Police Department has Pedro Larios Mendoza in custody. He is awaiting a court appearance for manslaughter charges, authorities said.