BG Man Charged With Killing His Daughter

By Gene Birk | 

Jeffery Lemont Peters, 20, is accused of intentionally causing the death of his baby daughter, Amaya.

Police say Peters confessed to injuring the infant when he became frustrated with her crying in their home on Barnwood Court April 17. Amaya died in Vanderbilt Hospital from a fractured skull and bleeding on the brain.

Peters’ bond is set at $250,000.