Woman Sentenced to 80 Years in Prison For Day Care Fire Death

Woman Sentenced to 80 Years in Prison For Day Care Fire Death

November 20, 2012

A lengthy prison sentenced handed down Tuesday to a Texas woman.

According to a report from the Houston Chronicle, a Texas jury on Tuesday sentenced a 24-year-old Texas woman to 80 years in prison in connection with the death of a young child in a fire at her day care center.

The woman was convicted of felony murder last week, according to the Houston Chronicle report. The woman left a pot of oil on a burner, which started the fire, according to the Houston Chronicle report.

Read the Houston Chronicle report HERE.

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