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Clarksville mom says Jesus took her baby to heaven

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CLARKSVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

We've learned some disturbing new details surrounding the death of an infant in Clarksville, at the hands of her own mother.

According to an arrest warrant obtained by our partners at the Leaf Chronicle, Stefany Johnson told police, "Jesus came down and took Astrid to heaven."

Johnson was charged with killing her seven-month old daughter last night.

Clarksville Police were called out to Johnson's home on Sonja Drive at 3:40 a.m., after receiving reports of a woman yelling and screaming. The baby was found dead in the tub.

Right now, Johnson is being held without bond at the Montgomery County Jail.

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