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Mother indicted for alleged role in infant's death

POLICE TAPE 07232023
Posted at 3:14 PM, Mar 15, 2024
and last updated 2024-03-15 15:14:17-04

INDIANAPOLIS — A Marion County Grand Jury has indicted a mother for her alleged role in the death of an infant.

Jayda Styles was indicted for the January 2023 death of Harmonnie Jones.

According to police, the 7-month-old was found unresponsive in the 4400 block of Linwood Avenue. After transport to Riley Hospital, the infant died.

The Marion County Coroner's Office determined the child died from non-accidental trauma.

Styles is being charged with aggravated battery, a level one felony.

The case will proceed in Marion County Superior Court 21.