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A Louisiana mother is facing murder charges after her 4-day-old child overdosed from fentanyl after breastfeeding



According to the police officials, the 28-year-old mom faces a second-degree murder charge for the death of her baby, which happened June 10.

The mother called 911 to report her baby was not breathing.

Unfortunately, the 4-day-old baby died the same day.

Authorities say the infant died from acute fentanyl toxicity.

Her name is Lana Cristina and she was arrested Wednesday.

The 28-year-old woman was booked into jail.

She admitted to using narcotics before breastfeeding the child.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.

Image Source – Jefferson Parish Sheriffs Office, Mugshot