2 women charged in beating death of little girl in Tacony

Two women have been charged for the murder of a 2-year-old girl in Philadelphia.

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- --women have been charged now in the murder of a two-year-old girl in Philadelphia. The child was found unresponsive last Thursday at a home here in the 6300 block of Marsden in Tacony. She was rushed to the hospital where she died. The women that were arrested and charged are the child's primary caretaker, her godmother, 32-year-old Yaritza Cirilo-Fuentes, and the victim's babysitter, 42-year-old Helen Smith.

- That all stemmed from a horrific long term torture and beating death of a two-year-old little girl named Yatzirys, who would have been three in May.

- It's a disgusting situation. The district attorney's office says information from the public helped them make the arrests in this child's killing.