Newark mom accused of fatally beating daughter

Newark police say a mother is accused of beating her 5-year-old daughter to death on Mother's Day.

The mother, Bianca Young, 24, said she rushed her daughter, Charlice, to the hospital Sunday, where she was pronounced dead. Autopsy results showed that the girl died from blunt impact injuries.

The Division of Youth and Family Services took another child, a 4-year-old daughter, into custody.

Young is pregnant with her third child. She is under arrest this morning on $400,000 bail.

Newark police launch homicide investigation into girl's death

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