SAN DIEGO–Investigators arrested a 32 year-old woman in connection with the death of her infant son, San Diego police said on Thursday.
On September 5, 2013, officers and investigators responded to Rady Children’s Hospital regarding a 9-month-old male who had sustained blunt force trauma to his head. The infant was identified as Kevin Machado who passed-away later that evening from his injury.
Machado’s cause of death was ruled a homicide by the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office.
On Thursday morning, homicide investigators arrested Machado’s mother, Guadalupe O’Campos, at her residence in the 1600 block of South 43rd Street. O’Campos was charged with the murder of her son and booked into the Las Colinas Detention and Reentry Facility. She is scheduled to be arraigned on Monday in San Diego Superior Court.
The San Diego Police Department has turned this case over to the San Diego County District Attorney’s Office.