Baby in suspected child abuse case dies

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The baby in a suspected child abuse case has died and that could up the charges against her father.

Albuquerque police say on April 16, 22-year-old Stefon Miller called 911 saying the 3-month-old was unconscious and having trouble breathing.

Miller told officers he had been playing with the baby by tossing her in the air and catching her. Police say he later admitted to shaking her out of frustration.

Doctors say she suffered a brain bleed.

Miller is still in jail. He was charged with child abuse. The district attorney’s office will now decide if the charges will be upgraded. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s