Barren County man pleads guilty to manslaughter in death of 8-month-old

Chad Flora Lewis pleads guilty to 1st degree manslaughter
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GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) -- A Cave City man who was indicted for murder in the death of an infant three years ago pleads guilty to First Degree Manslaughter.

According to Barren Circuit Court, 39-year-old Chad Flora Lewis pleaded guilty to killing 8-week-old Jalayah Grace Clark at her home in September of 2015.

Lewis shook the crying baby, hitting her head on her bouncy seat. He also threw her across the bed, and threw a baby bottle at her head. The child died at Kosair Children's Hospital in Louisville two days later.

Lewis is facing 18 years in prison on manslaughter and drug charges.

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