Police arrested a Chandler father whose 7-month-old daughter died from skull fractures and bleeding in her brain Tuesday. Details of the child’s death, revealed through court documents, show the amount of violence officers said the girl endured. Officers and fire crews responded to a call about an unresponsive infant at a home near Alma School and Fry roads about 8 a.m. Monday morning, Chandler Police Det. Frank Mendoza said. When police and fire crews arrived at the scene, they found the injured child and fire crews administered CPR. The girl was then transported to Chandler Regional Hospital, Mendoza said. The hospital determined the girl was suffering from skull fractures and bleeding in her brain and she had to be airlifted to Phoenix Children’s Hospital in critical condition.
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