KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A pre-trial conference is scheduled in Kansas City for a babysitter charged with murder. The case against Nathaniel Littlefield, 32, began with the May 29court-hearing-300x196 death of 15 month old Messiah Henderson at Children’s Mercy Hospital. Henderson was in Littlefields care when he suffered severe head trauma and a lacerated liver. He died after being removed from life support. Littlefield was charged in a grand jury indictment with murder in the second degree, two counts of abuse of a child and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child. A trial date has not yet been scheduled.