Father rapes and kills his 10-week-old baby by intentionally throwing her to the ground several times


Robert Davidson and Aleah Thompson 
By: Chan Yuan

A father of Maryland, is facing 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting and killing his daughter.

Robert Davidson called 911 after his 10-week-old daughter Aleah Thompson, stopped breathing while he was babysitting her.

The baby was rushed to a hospital, where she died.

An autopsy revealed that the 10-week-old baby girl had suffered a broken collarbone, injuries to her head, eyes and spine, and she had 34 rib fractures in various stages of healing.

Davidson was arrested over the child’s death. He eventually admitted to sexually abusing and intentionally throwing his newborn daughter to the ground several times since she was born.

He also admitted to aggressively shaking her on the day that she was hospitalized.

Davidson pleaded guilty to charges of sex abuse of a minor and first-degree child abuse resulting in death. He will be sentenced on a later date.

The baby’s mother, 22-year-old Lorena Thompson, was also arrested after she admitted to police said that she saw bruises on Aleah's body and she suspected that Davidson was harming their baby, but she did not stop him.

After pleading guilty to neglect of a minor, Thompson was sentenced to five years of probation.