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Infant, toddler spend night in truck after man arrested in crime spree
Infant, toddler spend night in truck after man arrested in crime spree

An infant and a toddler spent the night strapped in their car seats after the man responsible for them was arrested in connection with a crime spree in the Central Valley, authorities said. The 3-year-old and 10-month-old children were found about 10 a.m. Wednesday, “conscious, awake but cold” inside a pickup in Merced and were taken to a hospital, said Merced Police Department Lt. Chris Goodwin. About 12 hours earlier, the man responsible for the children -- Joshua Jaboneta -- was arrested on suspicion of burglary, vandalism, trespassing and being under the influence of narcotics. Authorities say Jaboneta, 34, led police on a nearly three-hour pursuit, with residents in...

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