NYC dad charged for death of infant son after repetitive shaking

Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz today announced that Luis Sanchez, 30, has been indicted by a Queens grand jury on manslaughter and other charges in the death of his infant son inside the family’s 88th Street residence in August 2019. District Attorney Katz said, “A baby was left in his father’s care, where he should have been safe from harm. Instead, the baby died of injuries consistent with abusive head trauma caused by violent repetitive shaking, and the defendant is in custody facing serious criminal charges.” Sanchez, of Woodhaven, Queens, was arraigned yesterday before Queens Supreme Court Justice Ushir Pandit-Durant on