Crime

Easton man charged with infant daughter's murder

Tuesday, December 21, 2010
Joseph Antonio Urquia

Joseph Antonio Urquia

An Easton man has been charged with murdering his infant daughter.

21-year-old Joseph Antonio Urquia allegedly admitted to police that he punched his 11-week-old baby girl in the face twice because she "wouldn't shut up."

Urqia took the child to the hospital after it happened on Sunday.

The baby girl died Tuesday.

Her mother wasn't home at the time of the incident.

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