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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Wausau woman accused of throwing her baby in the trash


A Wausau woman is accused of throwing her newborn baby in the trash. 33-year-old Zoua Yang appeared in Marathon County Circuit Court yesterday on a felony charge of concealing a child's death, and misdemeanor bail jumping. She was held under a one-thousand-dollar cash bond. Prosecutors said Yang gave birth October 10th in her bathroom. She claimed she didn't realize she was pregnant, and the infant showed no signs of life after apparently being born two months premature.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte has been with the Herald since 2006. He covers County government and anything else that happens in Pierce County on a daily basis.
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