Mother charged in death of toddler found in car


LAFAYETTE PARISH, La. (KLFY)  The mother of a toddler found deceased inside a car Sunday afternoon in Lafayette parish has been arrested.

According to the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office, 27-year-old Natalie Broussard was arrested Monday and is being held in the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.

Just after 1:50 p.m. Sunday, detectives were called out to the 6900 block of Cameron Street in reference to a deceased 2-year-old inside a vehicle.

Following an investigation, Broussard was charged with negligent homicide.

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