25-year-old Tekquan Alexander of Thousand Oaks was arrested for the brutal beating that left his 4-year-old daughter fighting for her life.
On the morning of November 29, Sheriff's deputies and paramedics were called to a home in the 4100 block of Lemonberry Place in Thousand Oaks. That's where they found a 4-year-old girl that had "severe injuries caused by physical child abuse." according to authorities. CPR was performed on the little girl and she was rushed to a local hospital in critical condition.
Investigators arrested the father for mayhem and felony child abuse after he was questioned. They also found found an unsecured assault rifle and a handgun in the father's bedroom. Alexander's is being held on $500,000 bail.
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Photo courtesy of: Ventura County Sheriff's Office