A 10-year-old girl kills newborn baby in panic

5 days ago

A 10-year-old-girl was charged, Monday, with first-degree intentional murder after killing a 6-month-old baby in home day care in the town of Tilden near Chippewa Falls.

The girl was sobbing when she appeared in Chippewa County Circuit Court. She told the court that she panicked after dropping the baby who was crying and then stomped on his head to stop the crying. The judge set bond at $50,000 .

The baby was found unresponsive and bleeding from the head by first responders who were called to the home day care. He was taken to HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital then to Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare in St. Paul. He died Nov .1.