Police arrest father for death of 5-year-old daughter
BATON ROUGE (NBC33) — Police have arrested a man for the death of his daughter
32-year-old Terry Edwards was arrested around 10:53 a.m. on February 20 on charges of Second Degree Murder, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.
Edwards’ 5-year-old daughter, Taliyah died from a terminal seizure on August 22, 2013.
Taliyah was admitted into Our Lady of the Lake Hospital, in April of 2008 after suffering several seizures.
After an examination, Doctors found signs of a stroke that occurred a month before.
Doctors believe that the injuries were caused as a result of shaken baby syndrome.
Terry Edwards was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.