POSTED: Monday, March 21, 2011 - 4:39pm
UPDATED: Monday, March 21, 2011 - 6:51pm
EL PASO— One woman has been charged and arrested on Sunday in connection to the death of a 4-year-old boy.
The El Paso Police Department's Crimes Against Persons (CAP) unit arrested Vikki Macias, 26, for the death of her 4-year-old son Dallas Ryan Macias. A warrant was issued for the 26-year-old for the offense of capital murder.
EPPD's CAP began the investigation into the child's death after he was taken to an area hospital with a serious head injury on March 12. The next day, Macias died. The case was first treated as an unattended death.
Police said Vikki Macias turned herself into the Central Regional Command Center. She was booked into the El Paso County jail on the capital murder charge. No bond was issued.
Dallas Ryan Macias is the 11th murder of 2011.