The Life of an Angel

The short life of Alexandra Velazco-Tercerro

May 30, 2011, Alexandra is born. Rosemary Velazco gives birth to her daughter, Alexandra.

Alexandra Velazco-Tercerro weighed just 15 pounds when she was pronounced dead on May 23, 2015 – one week before her 4th birthday, police said. Her parents are in a Maricopa County jail on charges of first-degree murder while the Surprise Police Department and the Arizona Department of Child Safety conduct an investigation into what happened to the girl inside her Surprise home that faces a gravel road.