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Texas Woman Charged In Stabbing Death Of Toddler Son

JOURDANTON (December 8, 2013) Tashawna Caldwell, 26, was jailed Monday in Atascosa County, charged with capital murder in the stabbing death of her toddler son, who would have turned 2 on Wednesday.

Her bond is set at $1 million.

Investigators are trying to determine what led to the attack early Sunday at a home near Poteet, to which deputies were dispatched in response to a report of a disturbance.

Sheriff David Soward said the boy, Caiden Parker, died at the scene.

A second woman and an older child, who suffered minor injuries, were at the home where Caldwell was arrested.


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