Baby found buried in backyard of Juarez home, teenage mother arrested

Juarez

JUAREZ, Mex. (KTSM) — Juarez Municipal Police were investigating the grisly discovery of a baby’s body buried in the backyard of a South Juarez home Saturday night.

It happened Saturday evening when residents of Colonia Chihuahua in South Juarez alerted authorities to the discovery of the baby’s body.

The baby’s 14-year-old mother, Ana Cristina Aguilera Araujo, was arrested in connection to the discovery. Investigators are now working to determine how the baby died before it was buried.

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