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Mother's boyfriend arrested in 15-month-old's death

Miguel Garcia Miguel Garcia

A 22-year-old man has been arrested in the death of a 15-month-old Glendale girl, police said.

Glendale police say they were called to a report of a baby not breathing near 59th and Bethany Home Road on Sunday. When police arrived the child, in the care of Miguel Garcia, was unresponsive.

Garcia, the mother's boyfriend, was also babysitting three other children, ages 6, 5 and 2, at the time.

The baby girl was taken to the hospital where she died.

Police said their investigation led to Garcia's arrest on Thursday on one count of 2nd degree murder.

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