Police as of presstime were investigating the death of 2-year-old Cathryn Nwegbo on Friday morning. Police responding to a 911 call on Putnam Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant found Brandis Nwegbo, 29, cradling the child, who had cuts and injuries to her neck and face, and talking incoherently. The child was pronounced dead at Woodhull Hospital. The mother, who reportedly told neighbors that demons made her do it, was taken for a psychiatric evaluation, according to NY1.
January 9, 2012 - 2:49pm