Stafford County babysitter facing charges after 3-year-old girl drowns

STAFFORD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A babysitter is facing charges after a 3-year-old girl drowned under her care.

The Stafford County Sheriff’s Office said Chelie Casswell was babysitting two young children at her father’s home when a neighbor told her the 2-year-old boy was wandering in the street.

Casswell went over the home to get the 2-year-old but wasn’t aware the 3-year-old girl was in the pool.

Police said the girl died at the hospital.

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