MARION COUNTY, Miss. (WHLT) – Marion County authorities are investigating after an infant was found dead inside a home.
Coroner Norma Williamson said 4-month-old Savannah Dhindsa, was found around 3 p.m. at a home on 28 C&S Road.
When deputies arrived on the scene, they arrested the two adults there. Authorities tell us 18-year-old Lindsey Johnson and 18-year-old Ramandeep Dhindsa, who is the child’s father, are both charged with felony child neglect.
Investigator Jamie Singley said the two arrested told them little Savannah was in the bed with them and one of them rolled over on the baby.
Deputies said they found possible drug paraphernalia and possible drug residue inside the home.
The infant has been sent to the Jackson State Crime Lab for an autopsy.