Child Dies From Beating Injuries

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(Memphis) Memphis Police say 3-year-old Ciriyah West has died from injuries after police say she was beaten by her mother’s boyfriend.

The girl was brought to the hospital May 31 by her mother.

Police told us she needed surgery due to a liver laceration, kidney laceration, ruptured bladder and a 8mm shift in her brain.

Tony McKinney is already charged with aggravated child abuse.

Police say those charges could be upgraded.