Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Investigators have confirmed the arrest of a teen for the murder of his 6-month-old baby.

The incident happened Saturday in Palmview.

Authorities tell us the child was transported to the hospital after his father told them his son was unresponsive.

An autopsy revealed the infant suffered from blunt force trauma, and a fractured skull.

The 16-year-old father was arrested today and is being charged with capital murder.

He will be formally charged in juvenile court on Monday.