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Woman sentenced for leaving child on boat at Berlin Lake

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SEBRING, Ohio - A Stark County woman is sentenced for leaving her child unattended in a boat.

31-year-old Erika Blakely pleaded guilty to child endangering after authorities found her 6-year-old son shivering in a boat at the Berlin Lake Campground in June.  

Investigators say the boy was only wearing a swimsuit when he was spotted in the boat at 11:30 at night.

Blakely was placed on one year probation, fined $1,000 and is required to take parenting classes.
 

 

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