10 Year-Old Charged With Manslaughter of Baby
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The mother of a baby who allegedly killed by a 10-year-old girl in Maine wants the girl's mother to be held accountable for failing to provide supervision. But for now, the case is proceeding only against the girl. (Aug. 31)


[Location - Date:FAIRFIELD, MAINE - AUG. 29/30][Source:WGME][VO:handout photo of the baby]A 10-YEAR-OLD MAINE GIRL HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH MANSLAUGHTER IN THE JULY DEATH OF A 3-MONTH-OLD BABY.THE INFANT'S MOTHER SAYS THE 10-YEAR-OLD'S MOTHER...WHO WAS SUPPOSED TO BE WATCHING BABY BROOKLYN...SHOULD ALSO BE HELD ACCOUNTABLE.[VO:exteriors of the home]ACCORDING TO T-V STATION W-G-M-E...NICOLE GREENAWAY HAD ASKED THAT HER BABY NOT BE LEFT ALONE WITH THE 10-YEAR-OLD...BUT SHE LATER FOUND OUT THEY WERE SLEEPING IN THE SAME BEDROOM WITH NO SUPERVISION.EMERGENCY CREWS WERE CALLED TO THIS HOME OVER CONCERNS THAT BROOKLYN HAD STOPPED BREATHING.GREENAWAY SAYS THE NEXT TIME SHE SAW HER 3-MONTH OLD DAUGHTER WAS AT A FUNERAL HOME.Nicole Greenaway/Baby Brooklyn's mother SOT: "her face was very bruised up, had fingerprint bruises right on her face, black eye and a lot of bruising on the cheeks and forehead. she had a bloody nose do she did have a bruise across the bridge of her nose as well"Steve McCausland of the Maine Department of Public Safety SOT: "we had some misgivings about this case very early on. State police investigate all children deaths under the age of 3 so us initially getting involved was not unusually but as we got deeper into this case we had some serious questions"[VO:hospital exteriors/handout photo of the baby]GREENAWAY SAYS THE INVESITGATION REVEALED THAT HER BABY INGESTED MEDICATION USED TO TREAT ATTENTION-DEFICIT DISORDER...AND THAT SHE'D BEEN SUFFOCATED.[VO:exteriors of the home]THE 10-YEAR-OLD SUSPECT WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON THURSDAY.SHE'S THE YOUNGEST PERSON TO BE CHARGED WITH MANSLAUGHTER IN MAINE IN AT LEAST 25 YEARS.SHE'S DUE IN JUVENILE COURT IN OCTOBER. RITA FOLEY, ASSOCIATED PRESS.(****END****) ANCHOR VOICE: -------------------------VIDEO PRODUCER: davie---------------------------VIDEO SOURCE: wgme-----------------------VIDEO APPROVAL: mccall----------------------------VIDEO RESTRICTIONS: courtesy----------------------------------MARKET EMBARGO (S): none--------------------------------SCRIPT/WIRE SOURCE: e0014BC-US--Baby Death Arrest, 2nd Ld-Writethru,59