Woman sentenced for toddler's death

August 5, 2008 3:33:26 PM PDT
A woman is sentenced to 33 years in prison in connection with the death of her 3-year-old brother.Yesenia Diaz was 17 years old in March of 2005 when she was charged with first-degree murder.

Earlier that month, the body of her brother, Ricardo, was found in a garbage can in Chicago's Little Village neighborhood.

Police said Diaz strangled the boy when he would not stop crying.


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