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Morgan County woman indicted on manslaughter charges

Photo courtesy Morgan County Sheriff's Office

SOMERVILLE, Ala. – A grand jury has indicted Britney Lashae Ball, 32, on manslaughter and child endangerment charges.

According to a Facebook post, Ball was originally arrested in Morgan County Friday morning. A spokesperson for the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office confirmed she was taken to the Cullman County Jail at a later time.

A spokesperson for the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office was unable to elaborate on specifics of the charges but stated Ball’s bond was originally set at $50,000. The spokesperson added she went before a judge, who reduced it to a $7,500 property bond.

WHNT News 19 is working to gather more details and will update this story as we get additional information.

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