Woman Sentenced For Baby's Death
KANSAS CITY (AP) - A Kansas City woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison in the death of a 4-month-old baby.
The Kansas City Star reported that Melissa Thompson was convicted in May of second-degree murder in the 2007 death of the baby boy she had been baby-sitting.
The baby, Jacob Mattingly, died from blunt force trauma to the head.
Thompson was sentenced Friday.