LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — The mother accused of abandoning her adopted child in a Lafayette apartment and fleeing to Canada is now in custody.
Kristine Barnett turned herself in to authorities Thursday morning, according to the Tippecanoe County Sheriff’s Office.
The Tippecanoe County Sheriff’s Office also says she has since bonded out of jail.
Kristine’s ex-husband, Michael Barnett, turned himself in on Wednesday. He bonded out an hour after he was booked.
Barnett has a $500 cash bond and a $5,000 surety. According to the Tippecanoe County Jail, Barnett will have her initial hearing Thursday afternoon if she does not post bond.