Mother who told police her daughter was hit by a car, charged with murder

ORLANDO, FL (WFLX) - The mother who claimed her 3-year-old daughter was killed in a hit-and-run crash has been charged with first-degree murder.

Maryanne Schwartz said her daughter had been hit in an apartment complex parking lot. The child died at the hospital.

The medical examiner ruled her death as a homicide, saying she died from blunt-force trauma.   Schwartz's other child, a 2-year-old boy, was found to have multiple bruises. He's now in foster care.

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