October 22, 2010
Chicago, Illinois (The Weekly Vice) - Manuel Arellano-Aguilar, 24 and Anna Navaro, 19, were charged Wednesday after they allegedly stuffed a sock into the mouth of Navaro's 2-year-old daughter, and then proceeded to beat the child to the point of a fractured skull and broken ribs.
According to police, officers were dispatched after Navaro brought her daughter into a hospital to receive treatment for a fractured skull, and multiple rib fractures. Health care workers also found other injuries that appeared to be at different stages of healing.
Navaro reportedly told officers that she and the child had been kidnapped by Arellano-Aguilar. At the same time, Navaro's uncle flagged down police and told them Arellano-Aguilar stuffed a sock into the child's mouth, tied her down with a scarves and proceeded to beat her to a pulp.
The uncle went on to show the officer cell phone photographs of the child's various injuries.
Investigators say Arellano-Aguilar was arrested late Sunday night as the investigation continued.
After interviewing Arellano-Aguilar, officers arrested Navaro the next night after she confessed to assisting with the abuse. Police say she admitted to binding her daughter's wrists, legs and mouth with scarves. She then sat back and did nothing as Arellano-Aguilar began pounding on the little girl's head and body.
The investigation later revealed that the child had been tied up and beaten on at least three separate occasions.
The couple has been charged with aggravated batter to a child. They have both been ordered held on a $2 million dollar bond each.
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Posted by Danny Vice at 1:00:00 AM
Manuel Aguilar And Anna Navaro Have A Flaming Corner Of Hell Reserved For Them