CHARITON COUNTY, Mo. – Sarah M. Linebaugh is sentenced to 30 years in the Department of Corrections in the drowning death of her 2-month-old daughter.



A woman charged with the death of her two month old child will be headed toward trial in Chariton County.

The judge who took testimony from her preliminary hearing under advisement Thursday, found probable cause for Sarah M. Linebaugh, 20, of Rothville, to be bound over to Circuit Court. Investigators believe Linebaugh drowned her daughter before attempting to commit suicide on March the 18th of this year.

An arraignment for first degree murder is scheduled for the morning of December 8th in Division One of the Circuit Court.