OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - Oxford police have charged a mother with manslaughter-culpable negligence following the death of her infant child.
Oxford police officers responded on Sunday morning to an address on Frontage Road for a report of an unresponsive infant.
The address is that of the University Inn.
According to the Oxford Police Department, the officers performed CPR until medical personnel arrived.
The infant later died at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford.
The infant’s name has not been released.
Police later identified the mother as Stephanie Henry, 31, of Oxford.
Police did not release any more specific information about the investigation; only stating the investigation is ongoing.