Jury trial date set for man accused of trying to murder 9-week-old baby in Geneva County

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GENEVA COUNTY, Ala. (WDHN) — A jury trial is set for a man accused in the attempted murder of a baby girl back in 2018, court documents say.

Mason Johnson was arrested after authorities say he and his girlfriend Whisper Smith left their 9-week-old girl in a stroller outside

A neighbor heard the baby crying and found it badly sunburned and dehydrated.

Johnson’s trial was delayed several times before it was scheduled for 9 a.m. on Sept. 28.

Smith pleaded guilty in 2019 and received four years of probation.

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