Alabama woman charged with kidnapping 4-day-old baby

Lakesha Brown, 37, is charged with first-degree kidnapping after police say she kidnapped a four-day-old baby.

(WBRC/CNN/Meredith) -- An Alabama infant is back with his family after he was kidnapped Tuesday.

Jefferson County Sheriff's deputies say four-day-old Kamarian Taylor was reunited with his family that evening.

They believe 37-year-old Lakesha Brown took the baby boy from his home in Fairfield. Deputies say the baby and his mother were sleeping at the time. When the mom woke up, the child was gone.

According to family members, Brown befriended the mom as part of a plot to take the child.

Brown is being held without bond on a first-degree kidnapping charge.

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