DENTON, Md.- A grand jury on Wednesday indicted a 29-year-old Denton woman for second-degree murder, manslaughter and child neglect in connection with the April drowning death of her 2-year-old daughter.
During her initial appearance Friday in Caroline County Circuit, Kelly Aileen Blackiston was ordered held in lieu of $50,000 bail.
Authorities said that on April 2, a neighbor found Blackiston's toddler unresponsive in the swimming pool of Blackiston's home. The child was taken to Memorial Hospital in Easton where she was pronounced dead.
A trial date for Blackiston has not yet been set, according to Caroline County State's Attorney Jonathan G. Newell, whose office is prosecuting the case.
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DELMAR, Del-This week WBOC has been following the discussion about adding two more casinos in Delaware; one of them being in Sussex County. A house committee in the First State put a plan for two moreMore
This week WBOC has been following the discussion about adding two more casinos in Delaware; one of them being in Sussex County. A House committee in the First State put a plan for two more casinos temporarily on hold.More
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A little more than a year after three tickets split a world-record lottery prize, the jackpot for Saturday's Powerball drawing was nearing historic territory.More
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