Murder In Bay St. Louis

A Bay Saint Louis man is in jail this morning charged with capital murder in the apparent beating death of a ten month old girl. Police Chief, Frank McNeill says the mother left the child's in a relative care. He says that relative left the baby with 19 year old James Michael Boswell.

McNeill says when officers responded to a medical call at Boswell's Carroll Street apartment, the child had bruises on her face, and a bloody nose and mouth. Boswell is being held without bond at the Hancock county Jail charged with capital murder.

His initial court appearance is set for March 26th.