Long Beach: Anira Nolasco, infant
Anira Nolasco, a Latina infant, died Tuesday, Jan. 20, in Long Beach, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.
Anira had a bruise to her forehead and "two linear red marks" across her left cheek, according to the report. She was sleeping on an unsafe fold-out sofa with two siblings, coroner's officials said, and her mother admitted she had been intoxicated on the night of the baby's death.
-- Megan Garvey