Marion County Suspect In Infant Murder Case Set, $1 Million - WHLT 22 Connecting the Pine Belt

Marion County Suspect In Infant Murder Case Set, $1 Million

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MARION COUNTY, Miss. - $1million is what Marion County authorities set the bond for a woman accused of killing an infant.

Twenty-six-year-old Sasha Stokes had her initial appearance in Justice Court Thursday. She is charged with one count of murder.

Investigators believe Stokes is the mother of the newborn.

They found the infant's remains in a metal barrel on Arthur B. Johnson Lane Tuesday after they received an anonymous tip.

They body has been sent to off for an autopsy. Authorities are still waiting on the results.

 

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