Father arrested in death of four-month-old boy, charged with murder


BIG SPRING, Texas (Nexstar)- Luis Varga Cruz, 22, has been arrested and charged with murder in the death of his four-month-old son.

According to the Big Spring Police Department, around 9:41 p.m. April 13, officers responder to Scenic Mountain Medical Center regarding the unattended death of a four-month-old boy.

Officers were told the child’s father, identified as Cruz, brought his son to the hospital from his home at 2609 Wasson Road.

Cruz told police the baby had fallen form a bed and injured his head.

Investigators took Cruz into custody where he confessed to murdering his son.

Cruz has been arrested and charged with murder.

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