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Woman accused of killing her child to appear in court

Tiffany Menifield (Source: Hinds Co. Sheriff Dept. website) Tiffany Menifield (Source: Hinds Co. Sheriff Dept. website)
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

The woman accused of murdering her one-year-old son is scheduled to make a court appearance this week.

Tiffany Menifield, the child's mother, is charged with capital murder. She's the only person arrested, so far, in the investigation.

Police were called to the 15 hundred block of Hair Street on July 18th. They found infant Tyree McDonald unresponsive. He was taken to University Medical Center, where he died.

Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham Stewart says the child had severe head trauma and multiple skull fractures.

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