The woman accused of throwing her 2-year-old granddaughter off a skywalk at Tysons Corner made her first appearance in court Friday.
Carmela Dela Rosa is charged with the murder of her granddaughter, Angelyn Ogdoc. At a preliminary hearing Friday in Fairfax County court, the officer quoted Dela Rosa saying: "Yes, I did it. I threw the baby off."
Angelyn's mother, Mary Kathlyn Ogdoc, tearfully testified to watching Dela Rosa drop Angelyn from the elevated bridge connecting a parking garage to Tysons Corner Center on Nov. 29.
Ogdoc said she tried to keep a close eye on Angelyn when she was with Dela Rosa because the grandmother had previously tried to commit suicide.
A judge certified the charges after Friday's hearing and sent the case to a grand jury.