On Friday morning, Michael Stagles is expected to let the court know if he wants a bench trial or jury trial. He is charged with criminally negligent homicide in the death of his daughter, Brook Stagles. Prosecutors say Brook died from blunt force trauma to her stomach.

The father charged in connection with the death of his three-year old daughter from Greece will face a judge on Friday.

Michael Stagles is expected to let the court know if he wants a bench trial or jury trial. He is charged with criminally negligent homicide in the death of his daughter, Brook Stagles. Prosecutors say Brook died from blunt force trauma to her stomach.

Stagles' girlfriend Erica Bell was found guilty of murder and manslaughter.

Stagles is expected in court at 9:30 a.m.