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Man Charged With Killing Child

A northern Kentucky man stands charged with murder a month after the death of a one-year-old girl.

Police say Kiara Smith was brought to a hospital in Boone County where she was pronounced dead. She lived with her mother in Crittenden

Her mother's boyfriend, 24-year-old Douglas Barnhill, claims the child fell and hit her head.

An autopsy showed she died from multiple injuries to her head.

Barnhill was indicted in Grant County on Wednesday for murder and is now behind bars.


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