Martin Woman Enters Guilty Plea in Baby Death

  
Martin Woman Enters Guilty Plea in Baby Death

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE :   Thursday, December 22, 2011
CONTACT:    Sara Rabern,  (605) 773-3215

 

Martin Woman Enters Guilty Plea in Baby Death

 

PIERRE, S.D.  - Attorney General Marty Jackley and Bennett County States Attorney Gay Tollifson announced today that Tera E. Gilger, 23, Martin, entered a plea of guilty today to one count of second degree manslaughter and one count of desertion of a child. Each offense is a class 4 felony, punishable by up to 10 years imprisonment and/or a $20,000 fine. Sentencing is scheduled for February 2, 2012 in Martin.

 


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