BPD: Baby Born to Juvenile is Murdered Hours After Birth

Police say the baby of a juvenile is killed just hours after being born

Authorities responded to a home in the 5200 Block of Shining Crag Ave on a homicide call Tuesday. Bakersfield officers say a juvenile gave birth to a live baby back in November. Within hours of the birth, 43-year-old Beant Kaur Dhillion took the child from the mother and murdered it at the home. Police say the body of the baby was found in the backyard of the house in Southwest Bakersfield, where it had been hidden. Dhillion was taken into custody for murder and child abuse.  Another suspect, 47-year-old Jagsir Singh, was arrested for child abuse and aiding a felon. Two children inside the home were taken into protective custody.