Brooklyn dad killed baby and fed her to pit bull in 2006: Report

Credit: Metro File Photo
The New York Daily News first reported the story.
Credit: Metro File Photo

A Brooklyn dad killed his young daughter and fed her to a pit bull in 2006, according to a report in the New York Daily News.

Edward Brown allegedly punched and drowned his daughter Serenity, who was almost 2 years old, because she was laughing too loudly, sources told the Daily News.

Serenity’s mother told investigators Brown then cut up the girl’s remains and fed them to a pit bull, which he later killed.

A probe into the incident didn’t begin until October 2011, when the Daily News reported that social workers visited the girl’s mother, Paula Johnson, because she was reportedly keeping her 12-year-old son home from school.

Johnson told investigators Brown killed Serenity soon after social workers discovered she was missing.

Neither Johnson nor Brown has been charged.

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