January 7, 2014

KC mother pleads guilty to abusing daughter locked in closet

The Kansas City woman whose emaciated 10-year-old daughter was rescued from a locked closet in 2012 pleaded guilty on Tuesday to felony child abuse, child endangerment and assault charges. Jacole Prince, 30, appeared before Judge John Torrence in Jackson County Circuit Court and pleaded guilty to a charge of child endangerment for not getting her daughter, known as LP, medical treatment.

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