Autopsy: Henderson Co. child killed by blunt force, stab to chest
POSTED: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 12:41pm
UPDATED: Friday, July 25, 2014 - 4:11pm
Athens, Texas (KETK) — The autopsy on the death of a 4-year-old in Henderson County was released Friday.
The Medical Examiner's Office in Dallas County ruled the manner of death homicide. The document stated the girl was killed by "blunt force injuries of the head, stab wound of the chest and drowning."
Stacie Marie Parsons, 25, of Athens, is currently being held on a $2 million bond. She is charged with murdering her daughter on July 22. The Henderson County Sheriff's Office said she admitted to the gruesome crime.
A motive has not been released.