Gaston, SC (Paul Kirby) - Kaitlynn Busby, 23, has been arrested by the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department and will be charged with homicide by child abuse. Her arrest comes after a day-long investigation into the child’s death at a home in the 200 block of Meadowfield Road north of the town of Gaston. Busby is also expected to face drug-related charges when she appears in bond court Monday.
The deceased baby has been identified as 5-month-old Kyzer Busby, according to Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher. Kaitlynn Busby is being held in the Lexington County Detention Center.