Baby Falls and Dies

By: Alicia Cabrera Email
By: Alicia Cabrera Email

SHAWNEE, Kan. (AP) _ A four-month-old boy is dead after
squirming out of his mother's arms and falling 15 feet from a
staircase at their suburban Kansas City home.

Shawnee police say Julia Saville told them that she was carrying
her son Michael downstairs to go to day care Wednesday morning when the child began to squirm and arched his back.

Saville said that she lost her grip on the child, and he fell
over the stairway banister to the hardwood floor below. Police
said Saville was holding the baby in one arm and a bottle in the

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