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Mother of murdered toddler sentenced

Latricia Jackson (file) Latricia Jackson (file)
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

The mother of a murdered 2-year-old boy was sentenced Thursday for her role in his death.

Latricia Jackson was convicted of child endangering for the death of her son, Damarcus Jackson. Damarcus' father, Antrone Smith, is serving a 15 years to life sentence for the boy's murder.

Latricia Jackson was sentenced to 30 months in prison. She will get credit for 531 days served.

Prosecutors say Latricia Jackson provided a lack of care that resulted in injuries to Damarcus.

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