Mother arraigned in death of her premature newborn
The Lancaster County mother of a premature baby that was found dead in the trash has been formally arraigned on criminal charges. Marie Lavaud of New Holland, was arrested at around 1 o’clock this afternoon after her release from a local hospital.
Lavaud is charged with Concealing Death of a Child and Abuse of Corpse.
Following arraignment Lavaud was sent to Lancaster County Prison in lieu of $150,000 cash bail.