North Carolina man charged with murder in death of girlfriend’s baby

Man charged with murder in death of girlfriend’s baby

HAYWOOD COUNTY, N.C. — Authorities in North Carolina have charged a man with murder in connection with the 2019 death of his girlfriend’s baby.

According to WLOS and the Mountaineer, Dylan Brian Green, of Haywood County, initially faced a felony child abuse charge after 10-month-old Chloe Evans died July 18, 2019. Authorities said the child suffered arm, leg, rib and skull fractures; brain and eye bleeding; bruises; and other abrasions while Green was watching her, the Mountaineer reported in August 2019. The baby had methamphetamine and alcohol in her system, as well, officials said.

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Green, who was the boyfriend of Evans' mother but not the girl’s father, has since been charged with first-degree murder, the news outlets reported Friday.

Green, whose next court appearance is set for Oct. 26, remains jailed without bond, according to the Mountaineer.

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