BURKE COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) – Tuesday night, around 8:30 p.m. GBI agents served an arrest warrant on Lexie C. Tenhuisen of Waynesville, North Carolina.

The 66-year-old woman was booked into the Burke County Detention Center on 1 count of Involuntary Manslaughter a misdemeanor.

The charges stem from the death of 4-year-old Israel Scott in June of 2022.

Israel Scott

Tenhuisen was released after posting a $10,000 preset Magistrate Court bond.

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