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Wentzville woman charged with child abuse in death of infant son

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By Sarah Heath By Sarah Heath

(KMOV) – A Wentzville mother was charged with felony child abuse that resulted in the death of her infant son in April.

Stacey Yeager, 34, on Monday was indicted on three counts of abuse or neglect of a child on Monday.

She is accused of abusing her 14-month-old son, Elijah Yeager, by striking him in the head several times.

He suffered severe head trauma and died from his injuries.

The abuse reportedly took place between April 19 and April 26.

Yeager remains at large.

News 4 St. Charles County

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