WOODLAND, CA - A Davis woman accused of killing her 5-year-old daughter last Thursday was arraigned in Yolo County Superior Court Monday.
Aquelin Crystal Talamantes, 29, was charged with willfully and unlawfully killing a human being, to wit, with malice aforethought, and assault on a child under 8 with force likely to produce great bodily injury resulting in death.
Tatiana Garcia was discovered by Sacramento police in the trunk of her mother's Honda at the Sacramento apartment of relatives.
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Talamantes entered a not guilty plea. She was appointed a public defender.
Talamantes' next court appearance was scheduled for Oct. 15. She remains in custody on a no-bail hold.