Mom kills baby, for interrupting FarmVille computer game

Mom kills baby, for interrupting FarmVille computer game

The Florida Times Union

Jacksonville mom shakes baby for interrupting FarmVille, pleads guilty to murder

Posted: October 27, 2010 – 11:13am

By David Hunt

A Jacksonville mother charged with shaking her baby to death has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.

Alexandra V. Tobias, 22, was arrested after the January death of 3-month-old Dylan Lee Edmondson. She told investigators she became angry because the baby was crying while she was playing a computer game called FarmVille on the Facebook social-networking website….(Full Story)

An update to the story explains:

According to court records, her child abuse arrest violated a six-month probation she began serving just a few weeks before after pleading no contest to a domestic battery charge.

There is nothing that explains whom she had been battering, but it could not have been her baby-son, as he was just three months of age when she killed him.

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