POINSETT COUNTY, Ark. -- (WGNO) -- 25-year-old Tyra Neal has been charged with second-degree murder and abuse of a corpse in connection to the death on her infant daughter, according to WREG.
Neal was arrested after deputies found the infant dead at a mobile home around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to Sheriff Kevin Molder,
“I’m shocked, like, how could you do that to a baby? That’s sad," said Ashtyn Hayse, who lives nearby.
Two of baby Caseleigh's aunts told WREG the infant's father found his daughter dead inside a dryer.
They said both he and Neal were initially arrested, but that charges against him were later dropped.
Neal has been charged with second-degree murder and abuse of a corpse.