Police officials said the 21-year-old mom, later identified as Macie, reportedly knew her 2-year-old daughter consumed multiple prescription medications and was displayed symptoms of overdosage.
Instead driving the child to hospital for help, she drove her daughter to a rural area and prevented her from receiving emergency medical aid for multiple hours.
According to the statement, the young mom was taken into custody and later charged with murder in the first degree and kidnapping. The 21-year-old woman is being held without bond, court records say. Read the full story here ▶