A man has been arrested in connection with the death of a 2-year-old girl Sunday in Mesquite, police say.
Toron Eugene Williams, 30, called 911 about 8:30 a.m. to report that his girlfriends child, who he was babysitting in her home in the 1100 block of Wildflower Lane, was unresponsive, Mesquite police Lt. Stephen Biggs said.
When officers got to the home, they learned that the childs mother had taken her to a hospital, police said.
Police said they received a 911 call from a home in the 1100 block of Wildflower Lane around 8:30 a.m. Sunday.
London Kalani Bakker was pronounced dead at the hospital shortly after 9:30 a.m., according to the Dallas County medical examiners office.
Police said evidence discovered during the investigation led them to arrest Williams in the childs death. He has been charged with capital murder.
Toron Eugene Williams, 30, is charged with capital murder and is being held in jail on a $250,000 bond.
Mesquite PD says officers responded Sunday to a caller who said the child, London Bakker, was found unresponsive in bed. When officers arrived, they learned the girl was taken to the hospital by her mother where she was pronounced dead.