Lake Havasu baby dead after being left in hot car

Lake Havasu baby dead after being left in hot car
Source: (Lake Havasu City Police)

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - A Lake Havasu City man has been arrested for manslaughter after police say he left his baby daughter alone in a hot car prompting her death.

23-year-old Ty Martin left the infant in a car unattended for up to an hour on Saturday while visiting a friend, who was charged in a marijuana grow operation according to police.

Officers performed CPR on the baby, who was unresponsive. The city fire department later transported her to the hospital where she was later pronounced dead.

The official cause of death is to be determined by the Mohave County Medical Examiner.

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