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Woman Charged in Death of Child Found in Trash Bag

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An Oscoda woman has been charged with one count of Felony Murder and one count of First Degree Child Abuse in the death of a 3-year-old child. The Iosco County Prosecutor issued the charges against Justine Marie Johnson after Oscoda Township Police responded to a home to investigate reports of a child’s foot seen sticking out of a trash bag. Officers found the body, which had multiple stab wounds,.

Johnson has pleaded not guilty to the charges, and is being held in the Iosco County Jail without bond.



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