RAW: Mother of fetus identified, no charges filed at this time
The mother of a 12-to-18-week-old fetus found last week near the Rovana sewer ponds has been identified and a report has been sent to the Inyo County District Attorney's office, according to the Inyo County Sheriffs department.
"There has been a huge community effort to assist the Inyo County Sheriff’s office in information regarding the fetus that was discovered in the Rovana housing track sewer ponds and as of Tuesday, May 13, the Sheriff’s office was notified by the Inyo County Coroner that the fetus was the result of a miscarriage," according to a May 13 news release.
"As of this morning, May 13, the mother has been identified. A report will be forwarded to the (Inyo County) District Attorney’s Office; however no charges will be filed.
"It is important to underscore that if a woman is experiencing the symptoms of miscarriage to contact your physician or call 911."