Lubbock Police say she failed to get her daughter medical attention and now she'll have to explain why in court.
Tuesday the Lubbock Grand Jury indicted 34-year-old Yolanda Perez on one count of endangering a child. Her 3-year-old daughter, Emily Tarango, suffered from blunt force trauma and died in April.
Police are still trying to determine who is responsible for causing the fatal injury.
Toddler Death Ruled Homicide
New information is released in the murder of a 3-year-old Lubbock girl. NewsChannel 11 has learned the child's mother is behind bars.