DANVILLE, Va. (WDBJ) A Danville woman has been arrested and charged with first-degree murder of her newborn baby.
Officials say Vanessa Danielle Poteat, 25, drowned the baby to death.
The baby's body was discovered at a home on Schoolfield Dr. in Danville on June 12, 2016.
Poteat is currently being housed in the Danville City Jail under no bond.
This is an ongoing investigation.