Daycare owner pleads to fatally beating 22-month-old foster child, gets 30 years
WGNO / St. Tammany Parish
Trenique Faciane

via WGNO:

COVINGTON, La. -- (WGNO) -- A woman who pleaded guilty to killing her 22-month-old foster child has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.

Trenique C. Faciane, 44, entered an Alford plea to manslaughter charges in February. Faciane, who owned a daycare center at the time, beat Madison Parrott with a hairbrush, shook her, and dropped her in a bathtub in May 2015.

The toddler later died of multiple blunt force trauma with bleeding on the brain, according to Montgomery’s office. The maximum sentence for manslaughter is 40 years.

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