BURKE COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) — At about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night, investigators served an arrest warrant on Lexie C. Tenhuisen of Waynesville, North Carolina.

The 66-year-old woman was booked into the Burke County Detention Center on one count of involuntary manslaughter, a misdemeanor.

The charges stem from the death of 4-year-old Israel Scott in June 2022.

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Tenhuisen was released after posting a $10,000 preset Magistrate Court bond.

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