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IOSCO COUNTY, MI (WNEM) -

Michigan State Police arrested 26-year-old Heather Host on Wednesday, charging her with killing her 5-month-old daughter.

Host is from Iosco County. The charges stem from an incident on April 23 of this year.

The charges include homicide, involuntary manslaughter, first-degree child abuse and lying to a police officer. Further details surrounding the girl's death were not released.

Host is due back in court Tuesday. If convicted, the involuntary manslaughter charge carries a maximum penalty of 15 years in prison.

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