Nanny Aisling McCarthy Brady from County Cavan Ireland has been charged with violently assaulting baby Rehma Sabir in her care, which resulted in the baby’s death two days later in hospital from her injuries. Which authorities say were consistent with abusive head trauma.

Brady who was working for the child’s family in Massachusetts is alleged to have carried out the attack on the child’s first birthday on January 14th this year. And, was at the time, believed to be been the sole carer for the girl .

Brad yis currently being held on 500,000 dollars bail after pleading not guilty to assault and battery on a child causing substantial bodily injury.

A spokeswoman for Ireland's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said: "We are aware of the case and have been in contact with the family. We are ready to provide any consular assistance if it is needed."

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