Life in prison for Ohio mom in microwave-baby case

(AP) - DAYTON, Ohio A mother who burned her baby daughter to death in a microwave oven was sentenced Monday to life in prison without the chance for parole.

China Arnold, 28, opted not to be in the courtroom during sentencing by Common Pleas Judge Mary Wiseman.

The judge rejected a plea by Arnold’s attorneys for a minimum sentence of life in prison with the chance of parole after 25 years.

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The brutality of this crime defies my imagination. :nope:

That is sick beyond words – I wouldn’t even do that to an animal … let alone my own flesh and blood.

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