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Woman accused of pushing 3-year-old into Lake Michigan now charged with murder

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - Charges have been upgraded for a woman accused of fatally pushing her 3-year-old nephew off Navy Pier into Lake Michigan.
Victoria Moreno, 34, is now charged with first-degree murder in the death of the toddler, police say.
According to police, Moreno pushed the boy into the water off Navy Pier in the early afternoon of Sept. 19.
Boy, 3, dies week after pulled from Lake Michigan
The 3-year-old was in cardiac arrest when he was lifted from the water around 1 p.m. and arrived at Lurie Children's Hospital in very critical condition following multiple heart attacks and seizures...
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