WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio — The death of a 15-month-old girl near Cleveland has been ruled a homicide.
A medical examiner said Tuesday that Morgan Dillard suffered blunt impact injuries to the head and abdomen, including a fractured skull. The girl was found unresponsive Saturday morning at a Warrensville Heights home and died later that day at a hospital.
The girl’s mother, La’Shea Mitchell, says the child was being watched by a family member.
No charges have been announced. Police and prosecutors continue to investigate.