Andres Tafoya Arrested for Attempted Murder of Infant Daughter

Andres Tafoya is facing felony homicide charges in connection with the death of his two month old baby daughter.

Santa Ana police say that Tafoya was left alone to watch the baby girl on Friday, November 1 while the mother was at work.  Tafoya allegedly punched the girl several times in her head.  He then took the girl to the hospital, but left before police were able to question him.

Cops located Tafoya on Sunday and booked him for attempted homicide and causing willful harm to a child.  He is still being held in Orange County Jail on $1 million bail.  He is expected in court on Wednesday.