A UTAH MAN -- ACCUSED IN THE DEATH OF AN INFANT GIRL -- HAS BEEN ORDERED TO STAND TRIAL.

TYLER GEARY IS CHARGED WITH FELONY CHILD ABUSE HOMICIDE.

LAYTON POLICE SAY HE FIRST TOLD THEM, THE GIRL FELL OFF A COUCH... BUT LATER SAID HE GOT FRUSTRATED WITH HER CRYING, AND SHOOK HER BEFORE DROPPING HER ON A BED.

COURT DOCUMENTS SHOW, GEARY -- AND THE GIRL'S MOTHER, WHO LIVE TOGETHER -- TOOK THE BABY TO THE HOSPITAL.

SHE WAS TAKEN OFF LIFE SUPPORT DAYS LATER.