OAK LAWN, Unwell. — An Oak Garden man is accused of shaking and slamming his 8-week-old daughter, resulting in her dying.
Edward Janiszewski is charged with one felony depend of aggravated battery to a toddler, Oak Garden police mentioned in a press release.
He appeared in courtroom Saturday and posted bail, police mentioned.
On June 2, officers responded to Hope Kids’s Hospital for a report of an toddler with extreme head and mind trauma, police mentioned.
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Workers knowledgeable officers that the kid had initially been seen on Might 27, with what was considered a abdomen sickness and dehydration, police mentioned.
The kid was introduced again to the hospital over the subsequent a number of days. On Might 30, the kid was dropped at the hospital unresponsive. Workers recognized the kid with mind trauma per the child being shaken, police mentioned.
She was pronounced useless Sunday on the hospital, the Cook dinner County medical expert’s workplace mentioned. An post-mortem was pending.
Janiszewski was questioned by detectives on June 2 and he allegedly admitted that he shook the kid and slammed her head on a cushion within the morning hours of Might 30, police mentioned.
Police mentioned there may very well be an improve of expenses towards Janiszewski as soon as the post-mortem is accomplished.
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