A 16-year old girl has been accused of killing her baby. The teenager, Alaya Dotson allegedly shoved the rock down the baby’s throat an hour after birth.
Police said Dotson explained she was unaware of her pregnancy and realized she was giving birth while using the bathroom in her home in September.Dotson said after giving birth she took the newborn up to her room and laid on the floor next to the infant, Fox News reported.
The teen told police that the baby girl’s arms were “moving back and forth, but she was not crying.”Dotson reportedly told authorities that she wrapped the baby in a blanket and went outside onto her patio where she put a rock in the newborn’s throat, police said.
Dotson’s mother found the 16-year-old outside with “a lot of blood on her shirt” and noticed blood on the blanket that the infant was wrapped in, reports said. Dotson’s mom called the police, but the teen allegedly told her the baby girl was already dead.