This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

SHAWNEE, Kan. — A Johnson County, Kansas woman is facing an involuntary manslaughter charge in the death of a child inside a burning Shawnee home earlier this month.

Police arrested Karlie Phelps Friday afternoon.

The case involves the death of an infant who died inside a home on West 69th Terrace in Shawnee on Feb. 13.

The child’s father, 28-year-old Nicholas Ecker, has already appeared in court on charges of first-degree murder and aggravated arson.

She is being held in the Johnson County Jail on a $250,000 bond.

Phelps is scheduled to appear in court on Monday, Feb. 28, at 1:30 p.m.

📲 Download the FOX4 News app to stay updated on the go.
📧 Sign up for FOX4 email alerts to have breaking news sent to your inbox.
💻 Find today’s top stories on for Kansas City and all of Kansas and Missouri.