• Fla. Girl, 5, Was Thrown to Death off Bridge by Dad Whose Insanity Defense Was Rejected by Jury

    8 days ago - By Celebrity Babies

    A Florida dad who admitted to throwing his daughter off a bridge four years ago was found guilty of first-degree murder Tuesday.
    A jury of nine men and seven women heard four weeks of testimony that John Jonchuck dropped his 5-year-old daughter, Phoebe, to her death.
    Phoebe's body was recovered from Tampa Bay on Jan. 8, 2015, about an hour after an off-duty police officer heading home said he saw Jonchuck's white PT Cruiser stop on the Dick Misener Bridge in St. Petersburg.
    After stopping on the bridge, Jonchuck “reached into the back seat and grabbed the girl,” police spokesman Mike Puetz...
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