Esto Mom Indicted for Murder

A Holmes County woman has been indicted for allegedly killing her own daughter.

26-year-old Amanda Elaine Lewis of Esto is now officially charged with murder.

She's accused in the drowning death of 7 year old Adrianna Hutto.

The child's body was found floating in an above-ground swimming pool behind the family's double-wide mobile home in august.

Deputies and paramedics were unable to revive her.

Investigators say the pool was removed soon after the incident.

Lewis was arrested following a month long investigation.

She was originally charged with manslaughter and child abuse.

A grand jury upgraded the offense to murder.

The child abuse charge still stands.

Lewis remains jailed without bond.

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