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Man indicted in death of girlfriend's 18-month-old baby

BATON ROUGE -- Willie Stone, 23, was indicted Aug. 7 of second degree murder in the death of his girlfriend's 18-month-old baby Azaria Jackson.

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's office were called to a home on April 17 in the 4400 block of Floynell Drive where the baby was pronounced dead at the scene. Stone told deputies the child was unresponsive when he went to wake her up, but the coroner determined the child died from blunt force trauma to the head. Detectives said during questioning that Stone admitted to hitting the child while the mother at work.

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