A California man was arrested after allegedly throwing a toddler from an apartment window then setting the unit on fire.
Los Angeles police say the man allegedly threw the two-year-old girl from the North Hollywood apartment window then set it ablaze just after 2 p.m.
They say the fire was put out quickly and the toddler later died at a hospital.
They say the 20 to 25-year-old man was taken into custody.
Officials say a woman was assessed for an unspecified non-life threatening illness.
The circumstances surrounding the incident remain under investigation.