Mother of baby found in trash can of New Roads Walmart indicted by grand jury

NEW ROADS, LA (WAFB) - Kyandrea Thomas, 34, has been indicted by a grand jury for attempted second degree murder after allegedly leaving her 6-hour old infant in a trash can inside a bathroom at Walmart in New Roads.

She was also indicted on a charge of cruelty to a juvenile. Thomas was arrested back on December 24, 2016 after an infant was discovered in the Walmart bathroom the day before.

Copyright 2017 WAFB. All rights reserved.