Tuesday, March 11, 2014

South side Milwaukee woman in custody in connection with the death of her baby.

A women is being held in connection with the death of her 14 month old. The baby, now identified as Leonidas Fisher, was found dead in a home near 76th and Morgan Ave.

The woman, a nurse at Froedtert Hospital, was reportedly depressed over a break up with her baby's father. The police found the woman semi-conscious, from an apparent drug overdose and, the baby unresponsive during a welfare check. The baby's father called police after the woman threatened to kill the baby and herself.

Charges have not been filed yet.