A Flood Watch and a Winter Storm Watch are out for the entire region late Tuesday through early Thursday. Heavy rain develops Tuesday night into Wednesday morning and may put down 1”-3” in some areas. We are looking at the possibility of significant snow and sleet from late Wednesday through early Thursday.
A Whitley County mother charged in her baby's death took a plea deal Wednesday morning in court.
Sarah Davenport entered an Alford plea to a lesser charge of reckless homicide. In exchange for the plea, prosecutors have recommended a five year sentence.
Davenport was originally charged with second degree manslaughter for the death of her three-month-old son.
Investigators say davenport allowed the infant to ingest cocaine and a cough-suppressant.
A formal sentencing date hasn't been set.