Suburban mother charged with murder of 9-month-old
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Shanquilla Garvey

By Melissa Espana, WGN

JOLIET, Ill. -- (WGN) -- A woman is being charged with the murder of a 9-month-old baby.

Police said Shanquilla Garvey was staying at the Bel-Air Motel in Joliet, Ill., when she called for help, she told 911 that her baby girl was unresponsive.

Joliet police said the 9-month old had bruises and a fractured skull.

Garvey allegedly threw the baby into a drawer, then onto the floor.

FULL STORY: Suburban mother charged with murder of 9-month-old - WGN

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