Infant Suffered Brain Injury When Aunt Shook Her to Get Her to ‘quiet Down,' Fort Worth Police Say

An 18-year-old woman was arrested at a hospital Tuesday evening after she admitted to shaking her 4-month-old niece, Fort Worth police say.Britney Wiley faces a charge of injury to a child. Tarrant County jail records showed she was being held on $1,500 bail Wednesday.Fort Worth officers were called to a hospital about 7 p.m. Tuesday, where Wiley was taken into custody after being interviewed by police. Police said Wiley, whose brother is the father of the infant, had been caring for the child. She admitted to shaking the baby to try to get her to "quiet down," police said. The child is alive but suffering from a brain injury, police said Wednesday.  Continue reading...

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