Mom Charged With Murder Takes Plea Deal

A central Kentucky mother, accused of smoking so much crack around her daughter that the girl died, entered a guilty plea on Friday morning.

Jamie Jockers took a plea deal in Franklin County.

Her six-month-old baby died from second-hand crack smoke inhalation, according to the coroner.

Jockers plead guilty to second degree manslaughter in exchange for a recommended 12 year sentence.

She was initially charged with murder.

Her boyfriend, Michael McIntyre, pleaded guilty to manslaughter and is serving a 25 year sentence.


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  • by Tamara Location: Corbin on Nov 7, 2008 at 05:24 PM
    This woman needs to killed just the way she killed that baby... And so does the boyfriend.. If they want to do that then they can die from it.
  • by len Location: lexington on Nov 7, 2008 at 04:02 PM
    why is this only manslaughter?? she killed her baby... my prayers are with this child.

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