Two year old died from blow to the head
YORKVILLE, N.Y. (WKTV) - Police are still investigating the death of a 2 year old girl caused by a 13 year old who was babysitting her.
New York State Police and the Village of Yorkville Police Department were called to investigate the death of a 2 year old child in the Village of Yorkville on Saturday. According to police, the 13 year old was babysitting 2 year old Melissa Calhoun. That led to the arrest of the juvenile, who was charged with 2nd Degree Manslaughter. Calhoun was pronounced dead at a home on the 1200 block of Ney Avenue in Yorkville. According Oneida County Coronor, Steve Wolanin, Calhoun died from blunt force trauma to the back of the head.
The juvenile was transported to a detention facility and the case was forwarded to Family Court. The name of the person charged has not been released.