2-month old dies after being thrown from apartment window

2-month old dies after being thrown from Las Vegas apartment window

LAS VEGAS — A man threw his 2-month-old daughter from a second-floor window Saturday morning during a fight with the child’s mother then set the apartment on fire, police said.

The man, who has not been identified, was involved in multiple car accidents as he fled the area around 3:45 a.m., KTNV reported.

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He was later taken into custody after a brief foot chase at McCarron International Airport. The man was arrested and charged with murder, KTNV reported.

The child was taken to a hospital where she died. The apartment unit suffered significant damage. No other injuries were reported.