Girl dies after being thrown into Hillsborough River

Aug 07, 2018, 00:44
Girl dies after being thrown into Hillsborough River

A woman was arrested Thursday after she threw her 4-year-old daughter into a Tampa river, killing the child, police said.

According to a Tampa police news release, divers found the girl about 75 feet from the Hillsborough River's shore Thursday afternoon.

The child was pronounced dead at a hospital. The child is believed to be the woman's 4-year-old daughter.

Officers located a woman believed to be the child's mother walking nearby and took her into custody.

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CBS Tampa affiliate WTSP-TV reports Shakayla Denson, of Tampa, was charged with first-degree felony murder, aggravated child abuse and grand theft auto.

"It's a completely tragic event", Tampa Police Chief Brian Dugan told reporters at the scene, adding investigators were still trying to make sense of what happened and why. "It's a insane world we live in".

"My brain knows I couldn't have done anything but my heart aches knowing a child died right there and I watched her mother walk away from it", she told the Times.

Police say she had stolen a vehicle - a grey Nissan Altima - from a auto lot in St. Petersburg earlier Thursday.

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Some witnesses said they could see the girl's hands above the water - then they disappeared. Search and dive teams responded immediately and found the body of a young girl approximately 30 minutes after the initial report. Roughly halfway across the river, she tossed Daniels and began wading out. "Then everybody going full attack mode to make sure she got in the ambulance and then taken to St. Joe's".

Je'Hyrah Daniels, 4, was diagnosed with autism.

On Jan. 8, 2015, 5-year-old Pheobe was thrown off the Dick Misener Bridge into Tampa Bay by her father, John Jonchuck. Witnesses were shaken up, the police chief said.

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