Trial Dates Set For 3 In Boy's Fatal Beating Over CakeTrial dates have been set for three people accused of fatally beating a 9-year-old boy over a missing piece of birthday cake.
Man Accused Of Fatally Beating Boy Had Prior Abuse ChargeA man accused in the fatal beating of a 9-year-old boy over a piece of missing birthday cake was charged in 2010 with abusing another child, according to court records and the abused girl's mother.
Police: Birthday Cake Beating Followed Week Of HandcuffingA 9-year-old boy who was fatally beaten over a missing birthday cake had been handcuffed for up to three hours a day for a week before the deadly assault, according to court records released Tuesday in Maryland.
9-Year-Old Boy Dies From Beating Over Birthday CakeInvestigators say he was handcuffed and beaten for taking a slice of birthday cake without permission. Now a nine-year-old Hagerstown boy has died, his mother's boyfriend is behind bars and police are considering more charges in the case.