Woman arrested after son's '09 death in SW Indiana


VINCENNES, Ind. (AP) -- A woman has been arrested in Ohio on a warrant charging her in connection with the beating death of her 17-months-old son in southwestern Indiana in 2009.

WFIE-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1ajpOZT ) 29-year-old former Vincennes resident Krista A. Brown is jailed in Franklin County, Ohio, pending extradition to Knox County.

She was arrested in Columbus, Ohio on Friday, two days after a Knox County judge issued an arrest warrant charging her with battery causing death of a victim less than 14 years of age in connection with the death Daniel Scott Brown II.

Vincennes authorities found the boy unresponsive on May 6, 2009. They say a medical and criminal investigation has shown his death to be a homicide.


Information from: WFIE-TV, http://www.14wfie.com/

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