Hereford Man Indicted on Capital Murder Charge

A Hereford man is indicted on a Capital Murder charge for the death of a 17 month old child.

The Deaf Smith County District Attorney's Office say Daniel Felipe Perez will go to trial for the death of his girlfriend's child in March of this year.

Police say Perez gave them a statement that he forced the baby to fall from the top of a dresser. The mother discovered her child dead in her crib.