CHARITON COUNTY, Mo. – No decision was rendered Thursday, at a preliminary hearing in a Chariton County murder case.

After hearing testimony in the first degree murder charge against Sarah M Linebaugh, 20, of Rothville, the judge took the matter under advisement. Linebaugh is accused in the drowning death of her two month old daughter on March 18 of this year. Linebaugh survived an alleged suicide attempt after the child’s death.

There is no immediate time limit on the decision of the court.