A Vacaville husband and wife were arrested late this morning after allegedly abusing their nine-month-old child, putting it critical condition, police said. Michael Hernandez, 32, and his wife Colleen Hernandez, 28, were arrested after police responded to an 11:48 a.m. call from a Kaiser emergency room that a nine-month-old child was being treated for serious head injuries, police said. Responding officers interviewed the couple and found that they have a history of reported child abuse and prior arrests involving their two older children. The Hernandez couple was arrested transported to Solano County Jail, where they are being held without bail. Solano County Child Welfare Services responded to the residence on the 400 block of West Monte Vista Avenue and took custody of the couple’s three-year-old, who was found at home with Michael Hernandez when the initial report was made. The couple’s 9-month-old child was in critical condition as of this afternoon. It was transported by helicopter to the University of
California at Davis Medical Center. Its current condition was unknown as of 11 p.m.
Copyright © 2010 by Bay City News, Inc. — Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.
CLICK HERE For More Breaking News and Crimes Caught on Tape
CLICK HERE For More Exciting Press Releases
We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.