Troy father accused of killing baby due in court Thursday

Infant found beaten in basement of Troy home; medical examiner says it was blunt force trauma

Published On: Oct 24 2012 10:07:26 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 24 2012 10:07:55 PM EDT
TROY, Mich. -

A Troy father accused of killing his three-month-old daughter is expected to be charged on Thursday.

Police say they received a call Monday regarding an unresponsive baby. By the time she made it to the hospital she was pronounced dead.

She was being cared for by her father.

An autopsy by the Oakland County Medical Examiner determined she died from blunt force trauma.

The baby’s father is currently in custody.