Montana fugitive arrested in Maine in connection to negligent homicide of her baby

STRONG (SUN JOURNAL) — A former Montana woman was arrested Saturday at a Strong residence in connection to the death of her 5-month-old daughter on Sept. 25 in Montana.

She allegedly had methamphetamine in her system and was slumped over her child in a vehicle when police found her in Butte, Montana, according to a press release.

Audria Shannon Nickerson, 30, of Strong is charged on a charge of negligent homicide, according to a press release from Butte-Silver Bow Undersheriff George Skuletich.