COLUMBUS – On Saturday May 23, 2020 a young boy was rushed to Children’s hospital after a drowning episode on 2497 Azeida St.
According to police they arrived on scene around 8:18 pm where they found Fabian Maldonado-Cortz unresponsive and administered CPR until Columbus First responders arrived. Fabian was transferred to Children’s Hosptial in Columbus where he was pronounced dead a hour and a half later.
Investagtions revealed that Fabian had been subject to severe abuse which lead to his death. His mother Ms. Oneida Maldonado-Cortez was charged with murder, his step father Jose Emanuel Santos was charged with Enagering Children.
Police are asking that anyone who has information regarding this incident contact police at 614-461-TIPS