815 Wheeler Ave.

Huntsville, Alabama  35801


Rex Reynolds                         Wendell Johnson

       Chief of Police               Public Affairs Administrator

(256) 427-7001                       (256) 427-7043  

      Special Operations             North Precinct              West Precinct        South Precinct
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Huntsville Man Charged With Domestic Violence of Infant

Huntsville, Alabama (August 18, 2006) Investigators with the Huntsville Police Departmentís Major Crimes Unit have charged a 21-year-old father with Domestic Violence First Degree in connection with his 4-month-old baby girl.

Police spokesman Wendell Johnson said Gabino Nunez was arrested early this morning and booked into the Madison County Metro Jail.  Police responded to his home at 3420 Elizabeth Street about 9:20 Thursday night, and HEMSI transported the baby to Huntsville Hospital.  Johnson said because the investigation is ongoing additional details are not available.