A daycare worker confessed to killing an 11-month-old girl she was babysitting because she was 'overwhelmed' by her crying.
The child was discovered unconscious on Wednesday in a private daycare center in Lyon, France.
The little girl was rushed to hospital where she was found dead despite the efforts of rescuers, reports the daily Le Progrès.
One of the employees of this daycare had been questioned as part of an investigation opened for “manslaughter”.
She finally confessed to having sprayed then made ingest a toxic product to the toddler, because she was “overwhelmed by her tears”.
The young woman was taken to prison pending a next appearance. The investigation is still in this file.