Mom Charged In Connection with Infant’s Death

A Laurens woman was charged Friday in connection with her infant’s death earlier this year. 26-year-old Shategra Nyrell Fuller of Apt. 71 at 218 Spring Street, Laurens is charged with Unlawful Conduct toward a Child. Laurens Police Detective Kanipe states that between January 27th and 28th Ms. Fuller placed her infant son at unreasonable risk of injury or death by sleeping on a couch with the infant while under the influence of drugs and alcohol. The child was found deceased on January 28th by a first responder to her apartment. Shategra Nyrell Fuller was released on a $10,000 bond.