Mother charged in baby's death held on $250K bond; Erica Hampton accused of felony child endangerment in death of 7-month-old daughter

Erica Hampton has been charged in connection with the death of her 7-month-old daughter.

December 14, 2013 12:25:53 PM PST
A West Side mother accused of child endangerment which led to the death of her baby is being held on $250,000 bond.

Twenty-five-year-old Erica Hampton was charged Thursday.

Police say a neighbor found the woman's 7-month-old baby inside the family's apartment unresponsive and with no adults home.

The Medical Examiner is trying to determine the cause of death.

Hampton's next court appearance is December 24.