The mother of a 12-to-18-week-old fetus found last week near the Rovana sewer ponds has been identified and a report has been sent to the Inyo County District Attorney's office, according to the Inyo County Sheriffs department.
"There has been a huge community effort to assist the Inyo County Sheriffâ€™s office in information regarding the fetus that was discovered in the Rovana housing track sewer ponds and as of Tuesday, May 13, the Sheriffâ€™s office was notified by the Inyo County Coroner that the fetus was the result of a miscarriage," according to a May 13 news release.
"As of this morning, May 13, the mother has been identified. A report will be forwarded to the (Inyo County) District Attorneyâ€™s Office; however no charges will be filed.
"It is important to underscore that if a woman is experiencing the symptoms of miscarriage to contact your physician or call 911."