Liberty Man Sentenced in Death of Young Daughter

6 years 3 months 6 days ago Thursday, May 16 2013 May 16, 2013 Thursday, May 16, 2013 12:53:22 PM CDT May 16, 2013 in News
By: Associated Press


LIBERTY, Mo. - A northwest Missouri man was sentenced to 20 years in prison for causing his 3-week-old daughter's death.
Thirty-year-old Tristan R. Williams of Liberty was sentenced Thursday for second-degree murder in the March 2010 death of his daughter.
Williams initially told police that two cats pushed his daughter over while she was in a bouncing chair.
The Kansas City Star reports  investigators found no evidence that the child had fallen. They said her injuries were from non-accidental trauma, and she had several fractures, bruises, retinal hemorrhage and swelling of the brain.

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