Daniel Castellano facing several charges after daughter drowns in bathtub


Castellano ran, with his daughter in his arms, to Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, where she remained in critical condition until her death on May 23. (Credit: News 12 The Bronx)

A Bronx man is being charged in the death of his daughter after she drowned in an overflowing bathtub last month.

Investigators say 1-year-old Leslie Castellano was left unattended for 15 minutes in the tub with her 3-year-old brother. They say the father, Daniel Castellano, walked away while the tub was being filled with water.

On May 7, a neighbor who lives underneath Castellano noticed...

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