Police arrest grandmother in death of 4-year-old
The New York Police Department arrested the grandmother of a 4-year-old on Sunday in connection with the child's death, The New York Times reported.
Police found 4-year-old Kevion Shand unconscious and unresponsive in the apartment of his grandmother, Angela Barksdale. Shand was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Fox News.
Shand died of blunt impact injuries and brain hemorrhaging, according to the Medical Examiner's office and repoted by The New York Times.
Barksdale has been charged with second degree murder, police said and The New York Times reported.
Police received a 911 call from a woman, believed to be Barksdale, at about 6 p.m. Saturday. Once they arrived on scene, they found Shand dead and an 18-month-old boy, believed to be another grandson, unharmed in the apartment.
Barksdale is expected to be arraigned Sunday night or Monday morning. The New York Times