News Staten Island baby Morgan Ricks shaken to death; police rule as homicide, the NYPD says By Alison Fox firstname.lastname@example.org @AlisonFox June 6, 2016 2:45 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email The death of a 3-year-old Staten Island girl was ruled a homicide, police said on Monday, nearly a year after she was rushed to the hospital. The girl, Morgan Ricks, was found unconscious at about 2 a.m. on Aug. 30, 2015, inside a St. George apartment, police said. She was rushed to Richmond University Medical Center but died 12 days later. On Friday the medical examiner ruled her death a homicide. Investigators on Monday were looking into her parents, a police source said. It appeared she had suffered shaken baby syndrome, or a serious brain injury caused by shaking an infant or toddler, the source said. There were no charges filed as of Monday. By Alison Fox email@example.com @AlisonFox Alison covers law enforcement and breaking news. She previously worked at The Wall Street Journal, and has a master’s degree from Northwestern University and bachelor’s from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.