In Pennsylvania, Nicholas Ray McKee is charged with child abuse in connection with the fatal injuries suffered by 5-week-old Bella Appel-McKee. Bella passed away at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. According to authorities, her injuries were consistent with shaken baby syndrome. Mr. McKee is in custody. The case will be heard in Washington County District Court. The Department of Social Services and Washington County Sherriff’s Department are involved in the investigation. News stories report that Mr. McKee shared the same address as Bella’s mother, Jordan Appel.
The Keane Law Firm seeks to raise public awareness about child abuse, child abuse prevention and the rights of children that have been catastrophically injured. Please call the office or visit our website for a consultation.
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Attorney Christopher Keane has devoted his Bay Area practice to representing children whose lives have been irrevocably altered by abuse, neglect, injury, or death. He is a member of the San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center (SFCAPC), and is currently serving as the President on their Board of Directors. The prestigious Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory Bar Registry of Preeminent Lawyers has awarded Christopher Keane a top rating and, reflecting his dedication to professional excellence. In addition, Mr. Keane is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum Top Trial Lawyers in America, listed in the top 500 Plaintiff's attorneys in America by Lawdragon.com and as a principal member of Keane Law has acted as lead plaintiff’s lawyer on a number of successful multi-million dollar cases.