Columbus woman accused in death of infant

Jessica Shah (source: Columbus Police Department)
Jessica Shah (source: Columbus Police Department)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - News Leader 9 has learned a Columbus woman is facing murder charges after allegedly leaving an infant in a room with no air-conditioning for 17 hours on Aug. 1, 2011.

We're told that infant, 8-month-old Alejandra Lynn Molina, died later.

Jessica Shah has now been re-indicted on murder and child cruelty charges.

Bond has been set at $35,000.

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