According to authorities, a Cary woman has been charged with murder in the death of her 2 toddler daughters on Saturday.
According to arrest warrants acquired by CBS 17 and a press release from Raleigh police, Launice Shanique Battle, 29, reportedly murdered her two daughters, ages 2 and 3.
Raleigh authorities said in a news release Sunday night that the two children were sisters and that Battle was their mom.
Officers were called to Duke Raleigh Hospital on Wake Forest Road around 9:40 p.m. Saturday, according to police. On Sunday morning, police arrested Battle at the hospital.
No additional information was immediately available. Battle has a court appearance scheduled for Monday.
The Raleigh Police Department has charged Launice Shanique Battle with two counts of murder in connection to a death investigation at 3400 Wake Forest Road on August 27. pic.twitter.com/HNKRfxiUCo— Raleigh Police (@raleighpolice) August 29, 2022