Circuit Attorney to Review Case of Baby Left in Car

1 decade 2 years 8 months ago Thursday, September 06 2007 Sep 6, 2007 Thursday, September 06, 2007 4:08:41 AM CDT September 06, 2007 in News
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ST. LOUIS (AP) - The top prosecutor in St. Louis says she will decide whether a mother and father will face charges after their baby died inside a hot car.Seven-month-old Sophia Knutsen died August 23rd. The child's parents each thought the other had the baby. A passer-by spotted the child inside the parked car on a day with temperatures well into the 90s. The mother is a doctor at St. Louis Children's Hospital, the father a medical researcher.Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce says she is personally reviewing the case.The attorney for the parents says the child's death was the result of miscommunication, not criminal wrongdoing.

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