An Iberia Parish women is charged with second degree murder after the death of her two month old baby.
On June 30th, a two month old male infant was brought to a local hospital in Iberia Parish suffering from a head injury. As a result of the injuries the infant died.
After medical staff suspected foul play they contacted the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Juvenile Detectives who then began an investigation.
After further investigation, detectives suspected the mother; Shana Bayard was the cause of the baby's death. On August 24th the detectives issued an arrest warrant for Bayard and subsequently took her into custody.
Bayard is currently being held in the Iberia Parish Jail on a $300,000.00 bond.