Mother arrested in connection with death of her 4-month-old

Breaux Bridge mother arrested in connection with baby's death

BREAUX BRIDGE, La. (WAFB) - A mother is in jail in connection with the death of her 4-month-old infant.

Officials with the Breaux Bridge Police Department say the infant died Feb. 9.

The mother, Dominque Howard, 28, has been arrested and charged with negligent homicide, possession of schedule I narcotics (marijuana), and illegal use of a controlled dangerous substance in the presence of a juvenile.

Copyright 2020 WAFB. All rights reserved.