Police: Newborn dies after father 'violently' shakes her, charges upgraded to murder
WXIX/Hamilton County Sheriff's Office
Tyler Davis

By Jennifer Baker, WXIX

HARRISON, Ohio -- (WXIX) -- A newborn baby is dead after being "violently" shaken by her father, who now faces a murder charge, Hamilton County court records show.

Tyler Davis, 21, is being held on a $250,000 bond at the Hamilton County Justice Center.

Harrison police upgraded a felonious charge against him Saturday after his 4-week-old daughter died.

Davis caused his daughter's death "by shaking her violently for multiple seconds" on Thursday, Detective Richard Sak wrote in a sworn affidavit.

"The incident caused a brain bleed to the child, which resulted in her death on Saturday."

FULL STORY: Police: Newborn dies after father 'violently' shakes her, charges upgraded to murder - WXIX

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