DeAndrea J. Goodwin, 21, of Kansas City, Kan., was charged with one count of child abuse, a level 5 person felony.
The charge was filed in connection with an April 6 incident that occurred in the 600 block of South 71st Terrace in Kansas City, Kan., according to the Wyandotte County District Attorney’s office.
A 1-year old child was injured and later died, as a result of the incident, according to the prosecutor’s office. Goodwin is currently being held in the Wyandotte County Jail. Bond was set at $150,000.
The case remains under investigation by the Kansas City, Kan., Police Department.