VILLE PLATTE, La. (AP) – A judge decided against setting bail for a woman from Turkey Creek who is being held in the death of her 15-month-old daughter.
A grand jury meeting Sept. 25 is expected to hear the case of 22-year-old Ayla Marie Lynch. The Town Talk reports that Lynch was ordered held without bail during a Wednesday hearing in Ville Platte.
Lynch was arrested Aug. 29 and booked with first-degree murder in the death of Brooklyne Mann.
Authorities said the child died April 14 after being severely beaten and given rubbing alcohol to drink.
Information from: Alexandria Daily Town Talk, http://www.thetowntalk.com