You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe


Parents charged with manslaughter in 2011 death of baby in Marshfield

Couple poisoned infant with opiates in formula bottle, authorities say

BROCKTON — The parents of a 5-month-old girl who died in 2011 have been charged with manslaughter for allegedly feeding her a bottle of formula laced with heroin.

Ryan J. Barry and Ashley Cyr, the parents of Mya Barry, pleaded not guilty today in Plymouth Superior Court. Cyr is also charged with reckless endangerment of a child.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week