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Posted: Monday, August 4, 2014 10:19 am

MSN News:

The mother of a toddler found dead at a coastal Oregon resort has been taken into custody, authorities said Sunday night.

Jessica Smith, 40, faces charges of aggravated murder and attempted aggravated murder, Clatsop County District Attorney Josh Marquis said.

He said at a late-night news conference that she was being held at an Astoria jail and would appear for her arraignment, which would likely occur Monday afternoon.

Cannon Beach Police Chief Jason Schermerhorn said the suspect was taken into custody Sunday after a multiple agency search.

For the full story, visit: http://news.msn.com/crime-justice/police-woman-in-custody-in-death-of-daughter

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