Chicago girl, 2, beaten to death

January 21, 2013 5:51:40 AM PST
The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services is investigating the family of a 2-year-old girl who was beaten to death.

Layla Stewart was found unresponsive inside a home in the 2000-block of West 69th Place, authorities said.

An autopsy on Sunday discovered the toddler died from multiple injuries from a beating, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office.

Stewart's death has been ruled a homicide by the medical examiner.