Man charged with using a cigarette to burn 5-year-old boy

Posted: June 24, 2011 in Uncategorized
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Michael Baca (Photo courtesy of the Santa Fe County jail)

Santa Fe police say Michael S. Baca, 27, used a cigarette to burn the 5-year-old son of his girlfriend on more than one occasion.

Baca posted a $25,000 surety bond and was released from jail at 5:06 p.m. Thursday, according to online jail records. He has no criminal conviction history, according to an online state court database, but has been named in multiple domestic violence police reports with SFPD, according to a warrant filed in Magistrate Court for the man’s arrest.

The boy told police “Mike” would get mad at him and throw him to the ground and twice used his cigarettes — Marlboro reds, according to what the boy told police — to burn the kid, once on the forehead and then last week behind the left ear.

Here is the story in Friday’s New Mexican for more details and a couple of other versions of the story:

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Comments
  1. AmandaG says:

    Mom is just as much to blame.. they better actually do something about this! our judicial system SUX

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