BC Woman Charged In Dec Death

(BUCHANAN COUNTY) – The mother of a 7-year-old boy found dead in his Buchanan County, Virginia home in December is now charged in his death…Jim O’Reilly…

Christina Stacy of Whitewood, is accused of involuntary manslaughter, child abuse and neglect. Officials say the child’s death may be related to a heating source inside the Wimmer Gap Road residence. Stacy used a power generator in the basement for warmth that evening. Prosecutors say carbon monoxide poisoning led to the death. Two other people, another child and an adult, found unresponsive at the home were hospitalized.