Mom gets 25 years in prison after 9-year-old son beat to death over missing cake 03/31/2017 2:50 pm PDT Comments Hagerstown Police/WZTV via WZTV WASHINGTON -- (WZTV) -- Maryland mom was sentenced to 25 years in prison Friday in the beating death of her 9-year-old son over a missing piece of birthday cake. 27-year-old Oriana Garcia pleaded guilty to first-degree child abuse back in February. Garcia's son Jack was handcuffed to a chair by Garcia's brother and pummeled by her boyfriend, who suspected Jack of eating cake meant for his 2-year-old daughter. Police say Garcia allowed the abuse and sent away an ambulance as Jack lay dying. FULL STORY: Md. mom gets 25 years in prison after 9-year-old son beat to death over missing cake - WZTV #Maryland Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.