THE BRONX - A Bronx woman was charged Thursday in the death of a 20-month-old toddler.
Athena Skeeter, 40, is charged with manslaughter and endangering the welfare of a child in connection to the death of Cardell Williamson.
According to a criminal complaint, Skeeter told investigators that she was wrestling with Williamson when she stepped on his stomach several times. Williamson also had burns on his arms and face.
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Skeeter waived her right to appeal before a judge and did not testify before the grand jury.
Williamson's wake is scheduled for Friday.
Skeeter is due back in court on Oct. 20.