Man, woman arrested, charged with first-degree murder in child’s death

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Metro Police have arrested a woman and her boyfriend for the death of a child who died while in their care.

Gloria Martinez and Jureau Irvine were arrested Friday and charged with First-degree murder.

According to police, the incident happened back in April at an apartment near N. Nellis Boulevard and E. Bonanza Road.

The child was taken to the hospital unconscious and was removed from life-support a few days later.

An autopsy conducted on the child by the Clark County Coroner revealed multiple injuries, including blunt force injuries to the head.  The child’s cause of death was ruled a homicide.

The identity of the child was not released.
    

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