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Mom faces murder charge in lawn mower death

Posted at 11:34 PM, Feb 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-17 23:34:52-05

ANDERSON, Ind. -- An Anderson mother is facing murder charges after she allegedly ran over her daughter with a lawn mower. 

Last November, the 12-year-old was found passed out, and was taken to the hospital. 

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Dennell Roberts told police her daughter had a seizure, but doctors found bruises and cuts all over the girl's body. 

The girl was eventually put on life support and died a few days later. 


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