Nov. 2, 2020
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield County Police are investigating the death of an infant.
Police said the 1-month-old female was unresponsive when she arrived at an area hospital on Tuesday, Oct. 27. The child was pronounced dead at the hospital.
After investigation, the child's mother, Miesha O. Scott, 22, of the 4000 block of Mallard Creek Circle, was arrested on Friday, Oct. 30, and charged with three counts of felony child neglect. Scott is being held at Riverside Regional Jail with a $1,000 secured bond.
Police continue their investigation into this incident and urge anyone with information to contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660, or through the P3 app.