INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — An Indianapolis mom has been sentenced to eight years for the hunger dying of her 2-month-old daughter.
Janet Ringer was sentenced to seven years on the Indiana Division of Corrections with one yr suspension and one yr probation.
In line with courtroom paperwork, she earned almost two years value of “credit score,” which suggests she’ll spend about 5 years whole in jail plus a yr of probation.
Her vital different and the child’s father, William “Tony” Moss was additionally charged for the child’s dying however has but to be sentenced.
In Could 2018, investigators charged the couple after police discovered the useless child lady in a bouncy seat on the second-floor bed room of their condo.
The infant lady named Ruth was present in a sweltering room the place the temperature learn 88 levels. Her physique was “emaciated and frail,” a deputy coroner stated. “Extraordinarily skinny.”
After a nine-month investigation, her dad and mom had been charged with neglect leading to dying.