GILROY, Calif. (KTLA) -- Police say a 35-year-old Northern California mother was arrested for allegedly drowning her young daughter in a bathtub.
Gilroy police officers were called Sunday by a woman who said she had drowned her 2-year-old daughter.
The Gilroy Police Department says officers found the girl in a bathtub and rushed her to a hospital, where she died.
The girl’s mother, identified as Marcie Montelongo, was arrested and booked into the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose on a murder charge. She is being held without bail.