FARMERSVILLE, Texas — A father was arrested and charged in the death of his 1-year-old daughter after authorities found evidence of physical abuse, the Collin County Sheriff's Office said in a statement released Thursday.
Adrian Bautista was arrested Wednesday night and booked into the Collin County detention center on a $1 million bond.
In the statement, the sheriff's office said authorities responded to a 911 call of an unresponsive child Wednesday at a residence in the 400 block of Pendleton Street. The child was taken to Medical Center of McKinney, where she was pronounced dead.
An autopsy later revealed injuries consistent with physical abuse, the sheriff's office said.
An investigation into the death continues.