Father charged with child abuse after 17 month old dies

Ricardo Medina (Photo courtesy Washington County Sheriff's Dept.)
Ricardo Medina (Photo courtesy Washington County Sheriff's Dept.)
Jamiee Scott (Photo courtesy Washington County Sheriff's Dept.)
Jamiee Scott (Photo courtesy Washington County Sheriff's Dept.)
By Heartland News
BISMARCK, MO (KFVS) - A Biskmarck man faces child abuse charges after his 17-month-old daughter died.
Ricardo Medina, 21, faces child abuse resulting in death, domestic assault and child endangerment charges for the death of his 17 month old baby girl.
The Washington County Sheriff's department say the abuse happened after midnight on April 1st at Biskmarch Ridge Rd. in Bismarck.
The child's mother, 22-year-old Jamiee Scott faces charges of endangering the welfare of a child for allowing abuse of her baby.
Medina remains in jail on $3 million bond.  Scott is out on bond.
He's accused of beating the baby, resulting in the child's death.  911 call alerted police to the home.
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