Death of baby dropped on head ruled a homicide

Posted at 10:35 AM, Oct 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-13 18:29:11-04

The death of a 10-month-old boy believed to have been dropped on his head was ruled a homicide Wednesday.

On May 25 at 11:00 p.m., Baltimore Police responded to an area hospital for a report of possible child abuse. Officers arrived to find Kahlil Cannady of the 2300 block of Calverton Heights suffering from trauma to the head.

Police believe the boy may have been dropped by his 10-year-old sister while she gave him a bath.

Cannady died from his injuries on September 24.

The incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.


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