The Orlando mother who said a hit-and-run driver killed her 3-year-old daughter last week missed her first court appearance Thursday morning because "she's under medical observation," officials said.
Maryann Louise Schwartz, 22, was charged with first-degree murder and child abuse on Wednesday.
She is being held in Orange County Jail.
Authorities arrested Schwartz on Wednesday after medical staff at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children determined her 2-year-old son had "multiple bruises on his body that were not consistent with normal child activities," Orange County deputies said.
The boy was placed in foster care after the death of his sister, Yeliani Schwartz-Ojeda.
Schwartz originally told authorities her daughter was hit by a car at Grandview Pointe Apartments about 9:30 p.m. on June 27.
She said she didn't see the girl get hit, but told troopers she saw a black vehicle near the dumpster where the crash occurred.
Investigators quickly determined the girl died by "suspicious circumstances," deputies said.
The Medical Examiner's Office later ruled Yeliani was the victim of a homicide.
An investigation into the home Schwartz shared with 24-year-old Vanessa Morales — and her three children — showed evidence of child abuse, officials said.
It's unclear what the Department of Children and Families found inside the home, but spokeswoman Kristi Gray said the children had bruises on their bodies.
No additional information about Schwartz's medical evaluation was released Thursday.
Schwartz's first appearance will be rescheduled for a later date.
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