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A Killeen mother has been charged with child endangerment after her 6-year-old son died after drowning on Memorial Day.

Katie Marie Rhea, 27, was charged with “abandoned endangerment of a child with imminent danger of death or bodily injury” after her son, Jonathan DeWitt Young, drowned in a swimming pool at a Killeen apartment complex. Rhea was still in Bell County Jail on Tuesday on a $200,000 bond after being arraigned Friday.

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