Overview of Lauryn Dickens
Shakara Dickens confessed to the murder of Lauryn Dickens. She testified that she could not find someone to watch Lauryn on September 7, 2010. She suffocated her daughter by placing her hands over her mouth and nose. She placed the infant in a towel, put her in a garbage bag and put her in an empty dumpster a few apartment buildings down from her own.