A fund to help the family of 3-year-old Leland Valdez has been set up at Wells Fargo Bank in and around Santa Fe.
Leland died at 8:53 a.m. Wednesday as the result, police say, of severe beating from either his mother, her boyfriend or both.
The bank fund can be accessed by anyone asking for the Leland Valdez Memorial Fund.
Here is a link to the article that published in Thursday’s New Mexican:
And here is the story that ran in Wednesday’s paper I wrote on Tuesday after learning of the abuse before Leland’s death: