Mom arrested in connection with child's beating death

Police announced Wednesday the arrest of a Haverstraw woman in connection with the beating death of her 5-moth-old daughter Michele Aviles last month.

According to police, Aviles was found in her home after sustaining fractures all over her body, including her skull. Police previously arrested her father, Michael Aviles, in connection with her death.

Today a grand jury returned an indictment of second-degree murder for Lissette Cappellan, 22. Both parents are now being held in the Rockland County Jail.

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