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Warrant issued for woman in toddler's death case

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BEAUFORT CO., SC (WTOC) -

The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office told WTOC that a warrant has been issued for a woman in connection with a toddler's death.

A toddler died at about 12 p.m. Thursday at the Medical University of South Carolina. The toddler was hospitalized after being hit with a dumbbell and died of severe head trauma, according to the BCSO.

Only Laquana Chisolm was home at the time with her three children when the toddler was injured at about 7 p.m. Tuesday, according to the BCSO. A warrant is out on Chisolm in connection with homicide by child abuse.

There were no injuries to Chisolm's other children. The baby's father reported the incident when he came home about three and a half hours later.

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