BARABOO, WI (WTAQ) - A murder defendant maintained her innocence to the end, then asked the judge for leniency.
Though 27-year-old Jeannette Janusiak was given a life sentence for causing the death of an infant in her care. Janusiak will be eligible for parole after 40 years.
Prosecutors had told the court 4-year-old Peyton Shearer died from three distinct blows the head. He was killed three years ago.
(Story courtesy of Wheeler News Service)