BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Police arrested a mother Thursday in the death of her newborn nine years ago.
The Baton Rouge Police Department charged Joanne King, 28, of Baton Rouge with first-degree murder.
She was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.
The baby girl was found in the back of a Baton Rouge garbage truck in December 2002.
The coroner determined the baby was alive at birth, but died of trauma.