POLLOCKSVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - A babysitter has been charged with an open count of murder in the death of a seven-month-old infant.
Shaina Civils, 24, of Pollocksville was arrested Friday, deputies said.
Jones County EMS responded to a Pollocksville home at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.
When they arrived, the baby was already dead.
Deputies with the Jones County Sheriff’s Office determined the death was suspicious and alerted the State Bureau of Investigation.
A joint investigation by the SBI and Jones County Sheriff’s Office led the District Attorney filing a warrant regarding Civils.
The case is still under investigation.