SARASOTA, FL. – January 29, 2018 – 10 a.m.
Martin Gomez, 27, and Magdalena Perez-Lopez, 28, both of Sarasota, have both been charged with Child Neglect with Great Bodily Harm, a felony, following injuries discovered during an examination on their two-month old daughter.
On Thursday, January 18, 2018, Sarasota Police Detectives responded to Sarasota Memorial Hospital for a report of child abuse against a two-month old girl. Gomez and Perez-Lopez had taken their daughter to Sarasota Memorial because she had not been eating and upon examination, physicians found several injuries of concern.
On Friday, January 19, 2018, doctors examined the two-month old girl and transported her to All Children’s Hospital due to the injuries discovered. Both Gomez and Perez-Lopez were arrested and transported to the Sarasota County Jail. They are each being held on $100,000 bond.