Baltimore parents charged in death of 2-year-old girl
The parents of a 2-year-old girl who died in August after ingesting methadone have been charged with manslaughter, Baltimore police announced. Alvin Thompson, 25, and Sinead McNair, also 25, of the first block of S. Exeter St. were taken into custody Tuesday. They also face charges including child abuse resulting in death, neglect of a minor and reckless endangerment. On Aug. 13, around 6 a.m., police were called to the University of Maryland Medical Center after an unconscious baby had been brought in to the hospital, police said. Two-year-old Korri Thompson was revived and transferred to the intensive-care unit, where she died Aug. 24. Police said homicide detectives learned that Korri had ingested methadone, causing her organs to fail.