CHICAGO (CBS) — A Channahon man has been charged in the beating death of his 2-month-old daughter.
Channahon police responded to Morris Hospital around 12:20 a.m. Monday, after hospital staff determined 2-month-old Kora Middono had suffered head injuries caused by blunt force trauma.READ MORE: New Allegations Of Abuse Against R. Kelly Ahead Of New York Trial
Kora was later flown to Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago, where she was pronounced dead Monday afternoon. Her death was ruled a homicide.READ MORE: 'We're Out Here Having An Activity': Community Groups Said Their Voices, Projects Not Included In Crime Prevention Plans
Meantime, police interviewed Kora’s mother and father, who had been staying at the Manor Motel in Channahon, and later the Crest Hill Inn in Crest Hill.MORE NEWS: Summit Seeks To Help Latino Community Fight Alzheimer's And Stigma Against It
Kora’s father, 29-year-old Jonathon Middono, was charged with aggravated battery. Channahon police said additional charges were expected.