Jellisa Amoya Baxter Wiki – Jellisa Amoya Baxter Biography
The North Miami Beach Police Department investigated a homicide involving the death of a young girl and her mother. During the proceedings, 24-year-old Jellisa Amoya Baxter was arrested by police in connection with murder and aggravated child abuse.
Baxter reportedly called the 911 dispatcher to admit to the murder of her three-year-old daughter by “stabbing her multiple times” on Tuesday.
The arrest report mentions that Baxter was discovered in her living room when police arrived at the apartment building near Northeast 10th Avenue and 163rd Street before assembling outside her.
The North Miami Beach Police Department tweeted: “Currently investigating a homicide that occurred at 1051 NE 163 St. Victim is a young girl and suspect (mother) is in custody. Scene is still active. No PIO will respond.”
Later, the police department confirmed via an update that the three-year-old boy was stabbed to death. “North Miami Beach Police can confirm that the child (3-year-old female victim) was stabbed to death by the mother.
The 911 call came through a woman claiming to be the mother. The mother is in police custody. Nothing more at this time.”
Jellisa Amoya Baxter Age
The age of Jellisa Amoya Baxter 24 years.
Jellisa Amoya Baxter, Arrested for killing her three-year-old daughter
The report further mentions that when officers arrived at the crime scene, they found the body of the small victim lying on the ground with “many deep stab wounds” to her chest, neck and face.
According to the report, officers located the murder weapon near the girl’s body. Police have not released the victim’s name and the arrest report does not reveal a suspicious motive.
Officials pronounced the victim dead on the spot, while Baxter was taken into custody without any resistance, the WSVN report mentions.
When the news was announced in the neighborhood, people were shocked and saddened because the victim was only a three-year-old boy, the outlet noted.
North Miami Beach police said in a tweet that they have “confirmed the arrest of Jellisa Amoya Baxter in the murder of her 3-year-old daughter. She has been charged with first degree murder and aggravated child abuse.”
It’s sad because she was a girl,” Julia Gutierrez told the station. Another woman said that she was afraid for her four children. “You need to get help,” the woman said indicating that the woman might have been struggling with mental stress or some other mental health related issue. “You don’t do that to kids,” she added.Read More….