Woman released after initial charge of felony child neglect
An eastern Indiana woman initially charged with felony child neglect resulting in death has been released from jail after the Randolph County prosecutor filed a notice saying he couldn't continue with an initial hearing.
The Star Press reports Prosecutor David Daly had until Friday to file formal charges or release 28-year-old Ana Guadalupe Monue of Union City.
Monue was arrested Monday. Police said they believed she initially buried the newborn outside her apartment building and later moved the body to a rural location in Randolph County.
Union City police Capt. William Bradbury said Tuesday it might prove difficult to prove a cause of death because of extreme decomposition.
Authorities say the investigation continues. Monue could not be reached for comment because there was no telephone listing for her.
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