Odessa man sentenced to 45 years in prison for death of toddler

ODESSA, Tx. (KOSA) -- A man has been sentenced for the death of a toddler in Odessa.

On Thursday Marqalo Flores pled guilty to Injury to a Child, a 1st Degree Felony, in connection to the death of 2-year-old Zaydrian Guerra in August of 2018.

Flores was then sentenced to serve 45 years in prison.

According to the Ector County District Attorney's Office, Zaydrian's family supported the plea deal.

Zaydrian's autopsy at the Lubbock County Medical Examiner's Office is currently under investigation by the Texas Rangers.