Prosecutors Won't Charge Foster Dad In Baby's Hot-Car Death
A Phoenix man will not face prosecution in the death of his foster daughter after he left the infant inside a car on a hot day.
The Arizona Republic reports the Maricopa County Attorney's Office declined to file charges against Roger Ham.
Prosecutors had been reviewing possible evidence brought by relatives of 4-month-old Samora Cousin in December.
Samora died in October after firefighters found her strapped in a car seat in a van. The high temperature that day was around 91 degrees.
Ham told Phoenix police that he had picked up the baby for an appointment but forgot to drop her off.