Mother charged with first-degree murder for death of infant child
NEW IBERIA, LA (NBC33) — A mother from New Iberia has been arrested for the death of her 2-month-old child.
The Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that an investigation was launched on May 14, 2012. We’re told deputies were called to the hospital due to suspicious circumstances.
After an extensive investigation, investigations finally compiled enough evidence to charge the infant’s mother, Kristin Fowler, 31, with the death. She was arrested on Tuesday, Dec. 18 and charged with First-Degree Murder.
Officials have not provided any other details regarding the investigation.
Fowler is currently locked up in the Iberia Parish jail and is being held without bond.