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Mother charged with murder, accused of beating 2-year-old daughter to death

Shandricka Nakesha Mack is charged with murder.
Shandricka Nakesha Mack is charged with murder. (KPRC2)

HOUSTON – A 27-year-old woman has been charged with murder in the death of her daughter, according to Houston police.

Shandricka Nakesha Mack is accused in the death of her 2-year-old daughter Kaliyah McCowan.

On Sept. 5, around 11:45 a.m., police said Kaliyah was found unresponsive at 5401 Rampart Street.

While waiting for paramedics, police noticed injuries to Mack's 1-year-old daughter, according to authorities.

Police said Mack severely beat both of her daughters.

Mack was taken into custody on Sept. 21.