The 20-year-old father of a baby boy who died Friday in Loveland is in custody facing charges of recklessly causing the child’s death.
Gabriel Isaac Navarrete is in the Larimer County jail after being arrested at 8:34 p.m. Saturday, according to the Loveland Police Department.
On Friday, police received a 911 call requesting medical assistance for a 8-month-old boy who wasn’t breathing.
Police responded to an apartment at 910 N. Douglas Ave. in Loveland, and the child was taken to McKee Medical Center, where he was declared deceased.
Loveland detectives, in conjunction with the Larimer County district attorney and the Larimer County coroner, responded to assist in the investigation.
There were no other children in the house at the time.
Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 970-221-6868. Callers will remain anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward.