A four-month old child was battered by a person who was supposed to take care of the child in Brampton on July 1. The infant, who suffered horrific injuries in the attack, remains in a coma, in serious but stable condition in hospital.
The Peel Regional Police Special Victims Unit have charged a 22 year old male with Aggravated Assault.
On July 1, 2016, the victim was in the care of the accused, Klintom Villaruz, a 22 year old male from Brampton. Klintom Villaruz was arrested on July 3, 2016, and charged with one count of Aggravated Assault. Police said Villaruz was the baby’s father and the child was placed in his care on Canada Day. No other details are available.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact investigators at the Special Victims Bureau at (905)-453-2121, ext. 3460. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word “PEEL” and then your tip. – CINEWS