TX man held on $2 million bond for stuffing baby in backpack and leaving her in floor board for hours

Posted at 11:21 AM, Jan 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-08 12:21:07-05

LUBBOCK, TX — A Lubbock man was charged with capital murder on Wednesday. He is accused of stuffing a child less than 1 year old in a backpack for an extended period, reports Myhighplains.com.

They said that Trevor Rowe, 27, was not the child's father, but was dating his mother. The child's name was Marion Jester-Montoya.

The warrant for his arrest said that he stuffed the child in the backpack and left her in the floorboard of his car when he went to his job site.

At some point, he discovered that she got out of the backpack, and he stuffed her back in. She was crying and breathing at this time.

Rowe went to get fast food and went to two other stores - while baby Marion sat stuffed in the backpack.

Just before 5 p.m., he discovered she was not breathing.

Rowe is in the Lubbock County Jail with a $2 mill