LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas police have arrested a father in the death of his 6-week-old son.
Ahmad M. Moosa, 31, was arrested Tuesday in connection with the death of Damian Moosa on Saturday, according to the arrest report.
Police began their investigation about 3:45 p.m. Saturday after being notified of the infant’s death by the Clark County coroner’s office.
An autopsy revealed two rib fractures. One fracture was old and was healing. The other was new, according to the report. The autopsy also found bleeding on the infant’s brain, hemorrhages on his eyes and a bruise on his scalp.
Moosa is being held without bail in the Clark County Detention Center. He was arrested on two charges of child abuse and a charge of murder.
His initial hearing is scheduled for 7:30 a.m. Thursday.
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