Babysitter Charged In Toddler’s Murder Is 10, Not 11

The Juvenile Justice Information Exchange ( has confirmed from a confidential source that the girl charged in the death of a toddler left in her care is actually 10-years-old not 11, as has been extensively reported. The age of the girl facing felony murder and child cruelty charges in the death of two-year-old Zyda White is just one of many new details has learned about the babysitter, whose name has not been released. Sandy Springs Police spokesman Lt. Steve Rose has confirmed more details about what allegedly happened on September 18. Police said the mothers of both girls were co-workers at a Chili’s Restaurant near Perimeter Mall. They worked the evening shift at the restaurant on the night of the incident, according to Rose.