posted on October 09, 2019 16:30
On Tuesday, October 8, 2019, the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office issued charges on suspect Taylor Baumer, 20 years of age, of the 1000 block of Adworth Drive, St. Louis, Missouri 63125, for one count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child First Degree. Baumer is being held on $25,000 bond. A mugshot of Baumer is attached.
The probable cause statement reads: C.B., a child less than one year old, died as a result of heroin and fentanyl intoxication. The defendant admits bringing heroin and fentanyl into the residence where the child died and using said substances in the residence.
Detectives from the St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Crimes Against Persons are conducting the investigation.