Woman's fiance could be charged in Town of Menasha toddler's death

CREATED May 28, 2014

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TOWN OF MENASHA  -- A Town of Menasha man is accused of causing fatal injuries to his fiancee's 3-year-old daughter.
 
The 26-year-old man called 911 on May 14 and said the toddler fell down some stairs and suffered a seizure. Paramedics called police because of the severity of the child's injuries. The girl died at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin May 21.
 
Post-Crescent Media reports preliminary autopsy findings show the girl died of a traumatic brain injury.
 
Police are recommending a first-degree reckless homicide charge against the man, who's expected in court Wednesday.