SHERIFF: TX woman admits to killing 4-year-old
POSTED: Monday, July 21, 2014 - 5:19pm
UPDATED: Monday, July 21, 2014 - 5:27pm
Austin, TX (KETK) — An East Texas woman has been arrested after she admitted to killing her four-year-old daughter.
According to the Henderson County Sheriff's Office, Stacie Marie Parsons, 25, of Athens, walked into the Athens Police Department around 8:45 a.m., Monday morning and told police she had murdered her young daughter.
The Henderson County Sheriff's Office responded to her home in the 410 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd and found Parson's child deceased with head and chest trauma.
Officials tell KETK the alleged murder took place at a bridge on County Road 1500.
Parsons has been booked into the Henderson County Jail on a single charge of capital murder with no bond.
KETK will update information as it becomes available.