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Man Pleads Guilty in 3-Month Old Baby's Death

A man pleaded guilty Wednesday morning to causing the death of a 3-month old baby.

Robert Schierer, 24, pleaded guilty to murder, admitting that he caused the fatal injuries that led to the death of 3-month old William Elijah Forsythe in November 2013,

The baby suffered the injury in a Crescent Springs apartment that Schierer shared with the baby boy's mother.

Kenton County Commonwealth's Attorney Rob Sanders and Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney Katherine Bennett will recommend a sentence of 30 years for Schierer when he appears before Kenton County Circuit Court Judge Patricia Summe in April.

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Photo: Robert Schierer via Kenton Co. Detention Center