Woman accused of killing 10-year-old daughter gives birth behind bars

FILE - Sharon Carrillo, 33, is escorted into the courtroom at the Waldo County Superiour Court. (Gabor Degre | BDN)

WISCASSET (WGME) -- A woman charged with killing her 10-year-old daughter, Marissa Kennedy, gave birth behind bars Wednesday.

Relatives of Sharon Carrillo say she gave birth to a baby boy.

[Related: CBS 13 investigates: Pregnant women in Maine's jails]

Her family says the relatives of Julio Carrilo, who is also charged with Kennedy’s death, are expected to receive custody of the baby.

They already have custody of the couple's two other children.


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