Tulsa parents charged in the death of their infant daughter


Tuesday, August 9th 2005, 8:41 pm
By: News On 6


New developments in the death of an 8-week old baby girl left in a hot car.

The Tulsa County DA charged James and Melissa Ross with second degree manslaughter in the death their daughter, Noelle. She was in the car in her parent’s driveway near 81st and Garnett for about 2 hours last month. Both parents thought the other had taken her inside.

The DA says that negligence is what led to the charges. He did not find any malicious or criminal intent.