Missouri Mother Sentenced to 17 Years in Toddler's DeathKertz told police she had taken Vicodin, morphine and Xanax pills and used methamphetamine in the hours before she nursed her son and had given him an herbal supplement to help him sleep.
Father Charged in Toddler's Shooting DeathCorey Epps allegedly left gun where child played, moved it and shell casings after shooting.
Man Sought In Toddler's Shooting DeathCorey Epps considered 'person of interest.'
3-Year-Old Hit by Stray Bullet in St. LouisThe boy was taken to a hospital, but his condition is unknown.
U.S. Cases Where Kids Are Accused of Killing KidsIn Missouri, a 15-year-old girl plead guilty in the 2009 death of a young neighbor, she wrote about it in her diary.
1-Year-Old Shot Through Both Legs in North St. LouisThe child's parents say they were in their car when they heard gunshots, then saw their boy had been hit.
Man Pulls Gun on Police While Toddler Sits in Back SeatA loaded AR-15 assault rifle was also reportedly next to the toddler.
Pekin Man Gets 4 Years in Drugged Child CaseA Pekin man has been sentenced to four years in prison after he dropped drug-laced candy on the floor that a 2-year-old boy then ate.
Nebraska Toddler Gets Stuck Inside Claw Machine Authorities say a toddler has been reunited with his mother after employees found him playing inside a claw crane machine at a Nebraska bowling alley.
Autopsy: Overdose Killed Jefferson Co. Toddler An autopsy of a 22-month-old Jefferson County boy who died in October shows he overdosed on morphine.
Mother Arrested After 2-Year-Old Found Wandering East Alton StreetsSecond time toddler has been found walking alone in past few weeks.
Missing Toddler Found Near Central Missouri CreekThe body of a missing 18-month-old has been found on a central Missouri creek bank.