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Mom sentenced in death of newborn found in college dorm

RAVENNA, Ohio (AP) — A woman has been sentenced in the death of a newborn whose body was found inside a trash bag at college dormitory outside Cleveland. Breyona Reddick was sentenced Tuesday to a minimum of 10 years in prison and a maximum of 15 years, based on good behavior. The 21-year-old Cleveland resident had pleaded guilty in April to involuntary manslaughter as part of a deal with Portage County prosecutors, who dismissed several other counts including aggravated murder, child endangerment and tampering with evidence, The newborn’s body was found in October 2019 inside a trash bag that had been left in a dormitory restroom at Hiram College, a small liberal arts school.

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