Kansas Toddler Dies Of Suspected Child Abuse

By: Posted by Chris Fisher
By: Posted by Chris Fisher

WELLINGTON, Kan. (AP) _ A south-central Kansas toddler has died,
and her mother's boyfriend has been arrested on suspicion of child
abuse.

Wellington police chief Tracy Heath says the 2-year-old girl
died shortly after noon Thursday in a Wichita hospital. The child
was taken to Sumner Regional Medical Center Tuesday night and then
transported to Wichita in critical condition.

KAKE-TV reported that she was suffering from severe head trauma.

The boyfriend of the child's mother was arrested Wednesday. His
name isn't being released pending formal charges.


631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email: feedback@wibw.com
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 134895523 - wibw.com/a?a=134895523
Gray Television, Inc.