Jackson County mother charged with murder after infant was left in car

Jackson County mother charged with murder after infant was left in car

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Jackson County deputies have charged Elizabeth Marie Barhonovich, 28, of Vancleave, with 2nd Degree Murder.

Barhonovich is being charged after her 10-month-old son, Kash Barhonovich, was left in the mother's vehicle for an unknown length of time while it was parked in the heat at her home on Arthur Avenue, according to Sheriff Mike Ezell.

Officials say preliminary autopsy results show the manner of death is consistent with hyperthermia.

Deputies say Barhonovich is booked in the Jackson County Adult Detention Center without bond. Her initial court hearing is scheduled for Wednesday morning at the Jackson County Youth Court.

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