In Charleston, West Virginia, Benjamin Taylor, 32, was charged with sexually assaulting and murdering a 9-month-old girl.
At first, the charge against Taylor was first-degree assault until the baby, Emmaleigh Barringer, later died at the hospital.
According to The Sun, Emmaleigh was on life support for several days but declared brain dead, and the machines were turned off.
Emmaleigh’s mother had found her daughter and Taylor in the basement of their apartment building. Read the full article here ▶