The Colleton County Sheriff's Office arrested Takevia Wilson Thursday evening for Homicide by Child Abuse in the death of her child. Wilson was out on bond for a previous charge of Unlawful Conduct towards a Child.
According to the autopsy report, the infant died as a result of blunt force trauma to the abdomen with signs of asphyxiation.
Tuesday June 4, 2013 the Colleton County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call for an unresponsive infant near the Round-O area.
When deputies arrived at the scene EMS was preparing the infant to be transferred to Colleton Medical Center. Soon after arriving at the medical center emergency room the infant was pronounced dead.
Police interviewed all the people at the home where the infant was found. Takevia Wilson, the baby's mother, was arrested and charged with Unlawful Conduct towards a Child.