Canvass – Delilah's co-workers
The Yoknapatawpha County Sheriff's Department spoke to hospital staff who were on duty in the neonatal ward with Delilah Garrett the afternoon and evening of March 11, 2018.
The interviews summarized are some of the most typical or relevant to the investigation and are representative of all interviews conducted.
Name: Bernice Jaeger
Address: 3069 Davis Drive, Oxford, Mississippi
Jaeger, 37, is a nurse who worked the 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. shift with Delilah Garrett. She confirmed that two other staff members were out sick that day and Garrett was asked to work a second shift.
Jaeger said she and Garrett took a single break together around 8:00 p.m. to visit the vending machines in the employee lounge. "She was trying to resist the Snickers. She ended up with a protein bar instead."
Jaeger said Garrett didn't take any other breaks that he knew of. She described Garrett as a "real sweetie."