|Updated: 3/02/2012 12:18 pm
||Published: 3/02/2012 11:21 am
MONTICELLO, AR - Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police have arrested a Drew County couple accused of child abuse and the death of a two-year-old girl.
Daniel Pedraza, 23, and Victoria Pedraza, 21, are charged with capital felony murder. The girl, Aubriana Coke, is the biological child of Victoria Pedraza.
Aubriana was taken from the home Monday morning and taken to the Drew Memorial Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The couple was arrested last night and are being held d at the Drew County Jail.
The nature of the abuse that lead to the girl's death has not been released. An investigation of the murder is continuing.