Regina police were dispatched to hospital at approximately 5:24pm on October 7th for a report that EMS was en route to the hospital with a critically-injured, one-year-old, female child. Paramedics alerted police that the child’s injuries were suspected to be the result of physical abuse.
On the evening of Friday, October 9, 2020, police were notified of the death of the child in the hospital.
Bailey Carter Lance PEEPEETCH, 20, of Regina was originally charged with Aggravated Assault however, the death of the victim has changed the investigation. According to police Peepeetch is not related to the victim but lived in the same residence.
Update October 21
Charges against Bailey Carter Lance Peepeetch have been upgraded to manslaughter. The name of the deceased child will not be released at this time, pending permission from the girl’s parents.