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Va. babysitter indicted in 2-year-old's death

Tuesday - 4/16/2013, 4:20am  ET

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) -- A babysitter arrested in the death of a 2-year-old boy has been indicted on a second-degree murder charge.

The Virginian-Pilot ( reports a grand jury in Virginia Beach indicted 35-year-old Brenda Kay Garner on Monday.

Garner was arrested Nov. 17 in the death of Garrett King. Police have said the boy's mother dropped him off at Garner's home on Nov. 14. Police and emergency personnel went to the home that afternoon in response to a report of an unconscious child. The child died at a hospital the next day.

Garner remains in the Virginia Beach Correctional Center without bond.


Information from: The Virginian-Pilot,

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