The girl's 9-year-old brother was forced to watch the attack, Detective Warren Cotton testified Thursday in a preliminary hearing for Tunisia Archie, 31.
Archie is charged with capital murder in the asphyxiation death of her
daughter Jasmine.If convicted, she
could be sentenced to death or life in prison without parole.Cotton
said Archie, who has been jailed without bond since shortly after her
daughter's Nov. 26 death, told authorities she
was disturbed because "her
daughter told her
was no longer a virgin."
poured bleach into Jasmine's mouth and the child vomited, he
said, then sat on her
stopped breathing, Cotton
Archie forced Jasmine's 9-year-old brother Jacorey to watch the attack and "told him that if he
shed a tear that she
was going to kill him, too," Cotton