A Pennsylvania woman is accused of causing an injury to a baby girl that led to her death eight years later.
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Delilah Reader, 35, of Kunkletown, Monroe County, is charged with murder in the third degree. Investigators said Reader was the sole caregiver of 10-month-old Angelina Thomas. She allegedly caused the child to suffer a traumatic brain injury back on Dec. 6, 2007.
The injury caused developmental delays, cognitive and learning impairments, physical disabilities, and a seizure disorder which led to the girl’s death in 2015, officials said.
After an investigation by a Lehigh County detective and a Grand Jury, Reader was taken into custody Thursday without incident and later arraigned.
Officials have not yet revealed how Reader allegedly injured the child.