Omaha mother sentenced for role in child's death

An Omaha woman will spend 270 days in jail. Chrystal Beasley was sentenced Tuesday on six counts of child neglect. 25 year old Beasley’s infant daughter died last January after having a history of seizures due to cerebral palsy. Beasley told the judge she had stopped giving the infant medication because the seizures continued and the child was not eating.
After an investigation, Beasley’s five other children were removed from the home after it was determined the suffered from neglect and were exposed to drugs. Beasley has given up her parental rights to the other children.