Texas woman Lauren Kay Dean was arrested after her 7-year old bedridden daughter found dead in her home during a welfare check.
Mother was charged with second-degree felony charges of abandonment, endangering a child and imminent bodily injury. When a woman was cuffed she smiled.
officers found the girl dead in her home when they visit the home for a welfare check.
Lauren has three children. when she arrested her two other children, a five-year-old and a three-month-old were also found in the home. It was not clear when the girl died or how she passed away.
A female neighbor said: “There was all kinds of, you know, the police tape and police over there. People walking around and everything.”
She said that Lauren has two other children how did she kill her daughter who is bedridden.
Dean is being held at the Matagorda County Jail. Police are requesting everyone that if anyone knows about the death of the girl report it to police.