COMMERCE CITY - The Commerce City Police Department continues investigating last night’s missing person incident. The seven-month-old child initially reported as missing is presumed to be deceased. Police have arrested the 22-year-old mother of the child in connection with this case. She is currently being held at the Adams County Detention Facility on charges of Child Abuse Resulting in Death.
The names of those involved are not being released at this time, pending family notification. Court documents have been sealed to preserve the integrity of the investigation.
Police continue to work this ongoing investigation. Additional details will be provided, in conjunction with the DA’s office, as information becomes available.