A 32-year-old girl has been charged with aggravated manslaughter within the dying of her 5-year-old daughter throughout a high-speed chase, officers mentioned.
The Fourth District State Lawyer’s Workplace on Thursday filed formal expenses in opposition to the lady, who police mentioned kidnapped the kid late final month. When a police officer noticed her automobile at a pink gentle, she sped away and led regulation enforcement on a high-speed chase.
Her automobile crashed right into a retention pond alongside Interstate 95. The kid’s physique was discovered by divers exterior of the automobile on the backside of the pond. The girl obtained out of the automobile, however officers mentioned she made no try to rescue the kid.
She was initially charged with battery on a regulation enforcement officer, firefighter or EMT, fleeing or making an attempt to elude a regulation enforcement officer and vehicular murder. Along with manslaughter, she’s additionally now charged with battery on an emergency medical care supplier, information present.
Courtroom officers informed information shops the lady wasn’t current at her first look as a consequence of “disruptive” habits. An arraignment is scheduled for April 21. She stays in jail on a $2.2 million bond.
In response to WJXT, the kid lived along with her aunt and uncle after the Florida Division of Kids and Households decided her mom was not match to take care of her.