Mother arrested in Oceanside toddler’s death
OCEANSIDE, Calif. – Officers have made an arrest for the murder of a 22 month-old toddler killed in the 300 block of Woodpark Way near Fireside Street at about 7:45 p.m. Wednesday.
Oceanside Police detectives arrested Veronica Rivas, the mother of the child. Rivas was taken into custody at Tri City Medical Center after confessing to drowning her son. Officers booked her for murder with additional charges pending.