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Edward Hernandez, baby

Edward Hernandez, a nearly 8-month-old Latino baby, died Wednesday, Aug. 17, after sustaining trauma in the 400 block of South Cabrillo Avenue in San Pedro, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.

Ed Winter, spokesman for the coroner's office, said Edward sustained blunt head trauma on Aug. 17 and was taken to Harbor UCLA Medical Center for treatment.

The child succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at 11:40 p.m.

Winter had no other information about the death, including whether a person had been arrested in connection with the case.

Anyone with information about the killing is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

-- Los Angeles Times

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