Mother charged with manslaughter after newborn found in trash can
Ocala (CFN13) -- A Florida woman has been charged in the death of her newborn after the girl was found face down in a trash can in a hotel room, Marion County deputies said. In March, Jodi Leann Alexander's friend called authorities after finding a dead baby girl lying face down in a trash can of Alexander's hotel room at the Vacation Host Inn, located at 3330 S. Pine Ave., in Ocala, deputies said.