Credit: San Jose Mercury News
Family photo of Lupita Cortez with son Nathan Alvarez Cortez, 22 months old.
Lupita Cortez dropped her baby in San Jose, Calif. on Sunday, December 25, 2011. The 1-year-old baby boy landed on a dirt patch, just between a fence and concrete, and is fighting for his life in a San Jose hospital. The mother is facing charges in an unthinkable Christmas Day tragedy.