NJ mom accused of killing child

August 17, 2009 4:36:54 AM PDT
Bail is set at $1 million for a New Jersey woman accused of killing her 4-year-old daughter and attempting to kill a second daughter. Morris County prosecutors say 33-year-old Jenny Erazo-Rodriguez faces charges of murder, attempted murder and endangering the welfare of a child.

Morris Township police responded to the home Sunday and found a neighbor administering CPR to an unconscious 4-year-old girl on the lawn.

Another neighbor was caring for the girls 6-year-old sister. Officials say she was conscious, but lethargic.

The younger girl was pronounced dead at Morristown Memorial Hospital. The 6-year-old was being treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Officials have not released the girls' names or said how the one child died.

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Information from: Daily Record, http://www.dailyrecord.com


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