Judge rules man didn't intentionally kill 14-month-old girl in bat attack
A man who killed a 14-month-old girl in a church with the errant swing of a baseball bat isn't guilty of intentional murder, a judge in Traverse County, Minn., ruled today.
David Eric Collins agreed to stipulate in a three-day trial last week in Wheaton, Minn,, that he was guilty of second-degree felony murder in the death of Aundrea Brownlow, the girl whose stepfather he was trying to hit with the bat.
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