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Woman charged with murder after 12-year-old found dead

Tasha M. Parsons (Source: Decatur County Jail) Tasha M. Parsons (Source: Decatur County Jail)
Waldo Lynn Jones, Jr. (Source: Decatur County Jail) Waldo Lynn Jones, Jr. (Source: Decatur County Jail)
GREENSBURG, IN (FOX19) -

The Greensburg Police Department have arrested two individuals, and charged one with murder, after a 12-year-old was found dead.

On Friday afternoon at about 3:30 pm, the Greensburg Police Department received a 911 call of a child barely breathing in the 600 block of E. Washington St. When police arrived at the house, Devin Parsons, 12, was found dead at the scene.

Following an investigation, police arrested Tasha M. Parsons, 29, and have charged her with Murder.

Police also arrested Waldo Lynn Jones, Jr., 30, and charged him with Neglect of a Dependent Resulting in Death.

Police are still gathering evidence at the scene. No more information is expected to be released until an autopsy is completed.

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