BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Bakersfield police responded to Kern Medical Center on June 12 around 5:02 a.m. in regards to a child abuse investigation involving a two year old.
Due to life-threatening injuries, the child was airlifted to Valley Children's Hospital in Madera, Calif.
Detectives from the Bakersfield Police Department took over the investigation.
Detectives executed a search warrant in the 1100 block of Oregon Street related to this investigation, and they found a five-year-old child who was also a victim of child abuse.
The investigation led police to arrest 33-year-old Haroon Pimental, 28-year-old Sarai Alavez, and 34-year-old Kathy Yoval.
All three suspects are charged with attempted murder, torture, assault with a deadly weapon, assault causing great bodily injury, mayhem, felony child abuse and conspiracy to commit crimes.
The two-year-old child is currently in protective custody and is expected to survive.
The five-year-old child is also in protective custody with minor injuries.
All three suspects have been booked into the Kern County Jail and are currently being held on $2,580,000 bail.
This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is urged to call the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111 or Detective D. Diaz at (661) 326-3513.
CHECK IT OUT!! Awesome Christmas lights in Bako
Here in Bakersfield there are some neat light displays, but few compare to the house on Fortune Street.
Dustin's Diner helping those in need
Two Bakersfield natives are once again holding a special fundraiser to help those in need this holiday season.
Protesters demand an end to police brutality
Dozens of protesters partially blocked a very busy intersection and demanded an end to police brutality this Sunday, as thousands of…
Arvin PD officer gets shot in domestic dispute
A 20-year-old man is sitting in jail this weekend after reportedly firing a weapon at an Arvin Police officer early Sunday morning.