Pine Ridge grandmother sentenced in grandson's death
PINE RIDGE (AP) — A Pine Ridge woman accused of causing the death of her infant grandson has been sentenced to 14 years in prison.
Fifty-one-year-old Cheryl Jealous of Him initially faced a murder charge in the April 2013 death of a 17-month-old boy in Pine Ridge. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says Jealous of Him was caring for the boy and beat him while drunk.
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