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Lompoc man arrested for baby’s death

Posted at 6:27 PM, May 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-24 21:51:58-04

A Lompoc man is facing charges in connection with the death of his own child.

Police arrested Jose Ramirez, 27, this week on suspicion of willful harm to a child resulting in death.

Investigators say the baby died on May 19. No other details about the death were released.

Police say they interviewed Ramirez on Thursday and based on their investigation and that interview, he was taken into custody.

Police ask anyone with information that may help detectives with this case to contact Sgt. A. Arias at (805) 875-8121 or

Jose Ramirez