Alleged Baby Killers On Trial in Caddo District Court
Two people accused of killing infants in unrelated cases were due in Caddo District Court today. Alasundria Avery, 20, and Samuel Lee Jordan, 25, were both slated to appear in Judge Mike Pitman’s courtroom this afternoon.
Avery and Jordan both face first degree murder charges in unrelated cases. Avery is charged in the October 2011 death of her one year old daughter, Denise.
She’s scheduled for more pretrial arguments and hearings. Jordan is charged with the December 2008 death of eight-week old Lyric Kennedy.
Jordan is scheduled for a special hearing with a trial date set for July 23rd.