Woman charged in day care fire is back in U.S.

The woman charged in the day care fire that killed four children will be back in Texas within 24 hours, according to authorities, CNN reported.

Jessica Tata, 22, attempted to flee to Nigeria after the deadly Feb. 24 fire, Fox 10 TV reported.

Tata, who had a home day care in Houston, left seven children at home with the stove on while she went to the store, authorities said.

The fire killed four children and injured three.

Tata was taken into custody in Port Harcourt, Nigeria on Saturday.

Officials said Tata turned herself in.

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