Police release mugshot of man charged in infant death

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Police have released the photo of the man charged in the death of a baby girl on Friday.

As KTSM previously reported, Pedro Favela Salgado, 26, is behind bars after 5-month-old America Salgado was found injured and unresponsive inside a West El Paso apartment.

America was later taken to the hospital where she died as a result of injuries that were allegedly sustained inside the home.

According to police, detectives believe that Salgado was responsible for the baby’s injuries and allegedly failed to call 911 after she became unresponsive.

The police investigation is ongoing pending official autopsy results. 

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