Sunday, February 25, 2024

Search

Wildwood Man Pleads Guilty In Death of Woodbine Toddler

 

By Herald Staff

COURT HOUSE– Damian Garcia Rodriguez, 33, of Wildwood pleaded guilty on Thursday, April 29 to first-degree aggravated manslaughter in the April 23, 2009 death of 2-year-old Caden Rivera, the Press of Atlantic City reports.
According to the report Rodriguez admitted that he caused the death of Caden by dropping him. An autopsy determined Caden, who had cerebral palsy, died from blunt-force trauma to his abdomen.
Caden’s mother, Jennifer Bowen, sobbed quietly during the plea hearing, tears rolling down her cheeks.
She wore a red T-shirt that had Caden’s smiling face on it and the words “Mommy’s Lil Angel” below, the report said.
Garcia Rodriguez will be sentenced at 1:30 p.m. June 25.

Spout Off

Cape May – As an indenpendent it is mazing to me that Democrats are accusing Republicans of defending Putin than snap into line to defend China. I remember when the virus first came out Democrats were moaning…

Read More

Swainton – My brother in law is in prison for Jan. 6. He assaulted police and was in possession of brass knuckles. I fear Trump will pardon him if elected. This is one bad person. He has had multiple violent…

Read More

Del Haven – The guy has a private jet, and skyscrapers around the world, and you are sending him money for his legal bills. Who is the fool in this scenario?

Read More

Most Read

Print Edition

Recommended Articles

Skip to content