Originally posted on CBS Denver:
DENVER (CBS4) – A judge has sentenced a mother to 42 years in prison after admitting to killing her infant son.
Sharrieckia Page, 23, pleaded guilty in March to second degree murder charges in the death of 7-month-old Torrey Brown Jr. She apologized to her family during a sentencing hearing on Friday in Adams County District Court.
Page strangled and killed her son on March 27, 2012, and threw him in a dumpster. The body was found 53 days later in a garbage dump.