Thursday, January 31, 2008

Microwaved Baby

http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5j5SL3asyWQyvMaH1N1_TNdCYndCwD8UH1MR82

Associated Press
31 January 2008

Woman on Trial in Baby's Microwave Death

By JAMES HANNAH

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - A woman accused of killing her month-old daughter by burning her in a microwave confessed to the crime, saying the baby "fit right in" the oven, a prosecutor said Thursday.

"'I killed my baby.' Those are the words of the defendant," prosecutor Daniel Brandt said during opening statements in the death penalty trial of mother China Arnold. [...]