JAMESTOWN — Tuolumne County sheriffs officials on Thursday said a 3-month-old infant has died and her father, who has been arrested on suspicion of physically abusing his daughter, could faces additional charges in her death.
Kevin Michael Boehmer, 26, of Jamestown was arrested Sunday at Sonora Regional Medical Center, where hed taken the baby because she was having difficulty breathing.
Hospital staff noticed old bruises and injuries on the childs neck and chest and reported them to sheriffs officials.
The child was airlifted to Childrens Hospital and Research Center Oakland, where she died about 10:15 p.m. Tuesday.
Sheriffs officials said an autopsy has been scheduled, and the Tuolumne County district attorneys office is considering amending Boehmers charges.