Harrison told police the child fell from Clark’s arms. However, surveillance video revealed Harrison and Brown, who was reportedly pregnant at the time, were in a fight at Thomas Beauty Supply on July 19.
During the scuffle, Harrison is seen dropping her baby, police said. The baby was taken the next day to Colquitt Regional Medical Center for a head injury, where the child later died.
Harrison faces faces felony murder, first-degree child cruelty, second-degree child cruelty, simple battery and affray charges, while Clark was charged with false statements and obstruction.
AJC.com has reached out to the Colquitt County Sheriff’s Office for more information on all three suspects’ custody.
Moultrie, Colquitt County’s county seat, is about 40 miles southeast of Albany and 200 miles southeast of downtown Atlanta.
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The incident happened at Walton High School in Cobb County.