Login  /  Register  | 3 premium articles left before you must register.

Update: Man charged in connection with death of 3-year-old Willimantic girl

Published June 28. 2013 9:00AM   Updated June 28. 2013 7:43PM

Willimantic – Police arrested a 29-year-old man Friday on charges related to the death of a 3-year-old girl who was found unresponsive at his home on Thursday.

Carroll L. Bumgarner-Ramos of 11 Potter St. was charged with first-degree assault, risk of injury to a minor and committing an offense while out on release. His arrest comes following an investigation into the child’s death by state police major crime detectives, Willimantic police and the Windham County State’s Attorney’s Office.

Emergency medical personnel were called to Bumgarner-Ramos’ home at 10:38 p.m. Thursday where they found the toddler unresponsive with someone performing CPR. The child was taken to Windham Community Memorial Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

An autopsy is scheduled at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to determine the cause of death.

Bumgarner-Ramos was held in lieu of a $1.5 million bond pending an appearance at Danielson Superior Court. Court records show has served several stints in prison, is on probation and has several pending cases, including charges of assault on an elderly person, sale of narcotics and second-degree strangulation.

 

News by Town

Most Recent Poll
The U.S. is pursuing without success NSA leaker Edward Snowden. What do you think will be the lasting impact of this political intrigue?
I foresee difficult U.S. relations with China and Russia for a long time.
22%
Putin said Mr. Snowden is a free man and I agree with that.
12%
Ironic isn't it? China, Russia and Cuba are the countries where Snowden has been or rumored to want to go.
22%
The U.S. has greater issues that require international cooperation than pursuing the NSA surveillance leaker.
44%
Number of votes: 1068

No current items found

Popular on theday.com