Woman charged in child overdose death sentenced to 30 years

Angela Brown
Angela Brown(Allen Co. Sheriff's Department)
Published: Sep. 22, 2023 at 2:27 PM EDT
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - The Fort Wayne woman who admitted to the death of her 15-month-old child was sentenced to 30 years in court on Friday.

Angela Brown, pled guilty in August to neglect of a dependent, court documents say.

Brown was arrested in July after an autopsy determined that her child died from a fentanyl overdose.

A toxicology report also indicated the baby had consumed amphetamines, methamphetamines, and fentanyl.