SC woman charged in connection with child's death

By: The Associated Press Email
By: The Associated Press Email

Saturday July 13, 2013

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) -- A Myrtle Beach woman charged in connection with the death of her 2-month-old son in March is free on bond.

The Myrtle Beach Sun Times reported ( 27-year-old Caitlin Elisabeth Jackson was released Thursday on $10,000 bond after being charged with unlawful neglect of a child.

Horry County Coroner Robert Edge determined Isaiah Jackson died of sudden infant death syndrome.

Police say the child's grandmother found the infant unresponsive in a room with Jackson. Horry County police Lt. Robert Kegler said it appeared Jackson fell out of a chair and collapsed onto the child, who was in a bouncy type of bassinet. He says authorities waited for a toxicology report before charging Jackson, who police say was intoxicated.

It wasn't known if Jackson has an attorney.

(The Associated Press, 2013)

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