Mother faces charges after two-month-old baby dies


Courtesy: Warrick County Jail

WARRICK COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) – A Warrick County woman is facing neglect charges in connection to the death of her two-month-old child.

Fallon Bonnell is being held on a $250,000 bond.

Our media partner, the Courier and Press, says the baby was found unresponsive on a couch at a Boonville home in September.

Paramedics believe the child died hours before they arrived.

Bonnell told detectives she had been drinking and fell asleep on the couch, smothering the baby.

She was booked into the Warrick County Jail on Friday.

Bonnell’s scheduled to be in court November 15th at 9AM.

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(This story was originally published on November 4, 2019)

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