Two weeks ago, police said Sophia Whitley, 19, gave birth to a baby boy, wrapped him in a garbage bag and put the infant in her trunk.
Whitley, who was being held in the Harnett County jail, was charged with felony child abuse and first-degree murder.
Authorities said Whitley was moved to Dorothea Dix hospital for evaluation and counseling.
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