Melissa Brittle

Woman Gets 20 Years In Fatal Abuse Of 2-Year-Old BoyA woman who allowed her husband to fatally abuse a 2-year-old boy in their care was sentenced Wednesday to 20 years in prison after prosecutors said she ordered the daily beatings and directed the couple's own children to lie to investigators.
Md. Man Pleads Guilty In 2-Year-Old's Fatal AbuseA Frederick County man has pleaded guilty to fatally abusing a 2-year-old boy by kicking and shaking the toddler, beating him with a belt and cleaning his teeth with a wire brush meant for barbecue grills.
Wife Pleads Guilty In Beating Death Of 2-Year-Old BoyA Frederick County woman has pleaded guilty in the beating death of a 2-year-old boy in her care.
Wife Charged In Death Of Thurmont 2-Year-Old The Frederick County Sheriff's Office is charging a second person in the death of a 2-year-old Thurmont boy.