Man charged with murder for Virginia 2-year-old’s death

Man charged with murder for Virginia 2-year-old’s death
A Radford man has been charged with murder nearly five months after the death of a two-year-old girl. (Source: Byrd mugshot from New River Valley Regional Jail/Mitchell mugshot from Montgomery County Sheriff)

RADFORD, Va. (WDBJ) - A Radford man has been charged with murder nearly five months after the death of a two-year-old girl.

A grand jury charged 34-year-old Andrew Byrd with murder. He’s facing additional charges for intervening with the call for rescue and aggravated malicious wounding.

The two-year-old’s mother, 30-year-old Amanda Mitchell, is also now facing charges of child endangerment and child abuse and neglect.

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