QUINCY (CBS) – A woman is now charged with murder in the death of her 11-month-old niece in Quincy earlier this year.
Shu Hsu, 28, of Weymouth, was arrested Thursday after investigators received new information from the medical examiner, according to the Norfolk District Attorney’s Office.READ MORE: More Than 490,000 Lose Power As Nor'easter Hits Massachusetts
Prosecutors said Hsu assaulted 11-month-old Chloe Chen back on February 15 at a home in Quincy, by either shaking her or hitting her in the head. The little girl died two days later at Boston Medical Center.READ MORE: Baker Open To Supporting 'Premium Pay' Bonuses Of Up To $2,000 For Massachusetts Essential Workers
Hsu was charged with assault and battery on a child causing serious bodily injury back in March.
She will be arraigned Thursday in Quincy District Court on the murder charge.MORE NEWS: Family Of Young Brain Cancer Survivor Speaks On Interaction With Tom Brady: 'It Was Crazy, I Didn’t Believe It'
Hsu has a two-year-old daughter who has since been removed from their home and is staying with a relative.