SE Harris County man charged with capital murder

Milton Rolando Paz is charged with capital murder.

February 23, 2011 10:04:35 AM PST
A southeast Harris County man is facing capital murder charges. He's accused in a violent attack that left a young child dead. According to court documents, on Monday, Milton Rolando Paz hit Miriam Paz, a child under the age of 6, with his hand and an unknown blunt object.

Court documents go on to say that the elder Paz also struck the child against an unknown blunt object and a wall.

According to Houston police, Paz originally told them that a one-year-old child was responsible for the death.

Paz was arrested on Tuesday and is due in court on Thursday. Bond has not been set in this case.