An Opelika woman was arrested on an indictment in connection with the death of an infant at an apartment complex in February.
Efernia Kaylee McClendon, 18, was arrested today at 9 a.m. at Tree Top Apartments on Birmingham Highway and charged with manslaughter, Capt. Allan Elkins said.
The charges stem from an incident that occurred on February 4 at the apartment complex.
The body of an infant was discovered by a grounds worker in a storm drainage ditch near the 200 building of the complex.
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The death was ruled a homicide.
McClendon was booked into the Lee County Jail. Bond is set at $50,000.