Florida teen confesses to murdering newborn

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LAKELAND, FL – A teen mom from Lakeland, FL stunned everyone, even police when she committed the unthinkable crime. Just 14-years-old, Cassidy Goodson is accused of murdering her newborn baby in her family’s bathroom. Delivering a son all by herself; police say Goodson panicked and chocked the baby to death.

The teen’s mother, who was inside the home the entire time, was completely oblivious to the horrific scene playing out just feet away from her. She eventually found the dead baby inside a show box hidden in her daughter’s room.

Polk County Police say Goodson confessed to everything.

Childish act or not, the teen is being tried as an adult.