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Sheriff Deputies Say Baby Died At The Hands Of Her Caretaker

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Deputies say a 9 month old baby died at the hands of her caretaker.

It happened at a home on Timberlake Road in Union County.

That’s where deputies say the mother left her baby with a sitter.

Union County Deputies say… Lashawn Brannon was babysitting the girl Wednesday when he claimed the baby fell off a bed suffering bruises and head trauma.

But EMS says that didn’t add up.

The baby was in the intensive care unit at Greenville Memorial Hospital until she died at 2:30 PM Friday.

Investigators say Brannon was a friend of the family.

Brannon is charged with homicide by child neglect and murder.

He will appear in court on January 9th.

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