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Nov. 8, 2012ST. JOSEPH, MO |  By: Thomack

St. Joseph Arrest

Charges were filed against the mother of a 4-year-old child who died last month in St. Joseph.

Alexandra Thurman Laureen Schurr, was arrested today and charged with involuntary manslaughter. Schurr's daughter, Amber Elizabeth Mosier was bedridden with cerebral palsy and found dead in her room on October 10th. Investigation revealed that Mosier was left unattended for hours and died as a result of an airway obstruction from her feeding machine. Schurr is being held at the Buchanan County Law Enforcement Center on 50,000 dollar bond.