For Immediate Release
Update of Child Abuse Case
One-year old Vaniessa A. Baylor has died. The child’s father Kyle S. Baylor, 24, of Springfield is currently in the Greene County Jail on Felony Child Abuse charges. Police anticipate that those charges will be upgraded early next week.
Police were notified that the child died at 11:47 a.m. this morning at Cox South Medical Center. An autopsy will be performed by the Greene County Medical Examiner.
SPD Case Number: 10-5629
Media Contact: Major Kevin Routh, phone: 417-864-1754
Release authorized by: Major Kevin Routh