Police: man arrested for murder of unborn child

Published 04/06 2014 01:57PM

Updated 04/06 2014 02:01PM

KGET 2007

A man is behind bars, after police arrested him for the murder of his unborn child.

According to the Mcfarland Police Department, Noe Landeros physically assaulted his wife who was three months pregnant.

He was arrested Friday afternoon for domestic violence, but later that evening, his wife went to the hospital complaining of pain from the attack.

Police say the unborn child died as a result from Landeros's abuse.

He is now being charged with first degree murder and being held in the Kern County Jail without bail.

If you have any information, call Detective Jerrod Place at 792-2121.

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