Abused toddler now in stable condition

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The 2-year-old child allegedly abused by her father’s girlfriend is now stable.

The toddler was so badly injured she had to have emergency surgery.

Ashley Montaño, 24, was caring for the girl over the weekend and admitted to hitting and throwing her down multiple times because she was throwing a temper tantrum.

Montaño was in court Tuesday a judge doubled her bond to $100,000 cash or surety.

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