Babysitter found guilty of neglect, battery for injuring 6-month-old girl

An Indianapolis babysitter has been found guilty of injuring a 6-month-old girl back in Feb. 2011.

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An Indianapolis babysitter has been found guilty of injuring a 6-month-old girl back in Feb. 2011.

Madalyn Smith, 45, was convicted of one count of neglect of a dependent, two counts of class B battery and three counts of class D battery.

The child she was taking care of suffered a broken leg, skull fractures and severe liver damage. The child also had burns on her feet.

Smith had been in charge of taking care of the infant and her 2-year-old sister when the injuries occured. Smith originally told police the toddler hurt the baby.

Smith will be sentenced March 28.
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