Abuse by mother suspected in death of boy, 2, charges say
May 9, 2022
Police suspect a Minneapolis woman's abuse killed her 2-year-old son and left her baby boy with numerous serious injuries, according to charges.
Navonna L. West, 25, is due in Hennepin County District Court on Monday on two felony counts of malicious punishment in connection with injuries suffered by her 4-month-old son. The charges also implicate West in the death Wednesday of her 2-year-old son.
West remains jailed in lieu of $100,000 bail ahead of a court appearance Monday afternoon. Court records do not list an attorney for her.