Woman pleads guilty to strangling boyfriend's toddler daughter

PITTSBURGH — A local woman has pleaded guilty in the 2018 death of a 23-month-old girl in Clairton.

Deasha Ringgold was charged with homicide and endangering the welfare of a child in connection with the death of Aubree Sherrell.

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As part of a plea deal, prosecutors dropped one of the charges and agreed to a sentence of 20 to 40 years in prison.

Ringgold was dating Sherrell's father and was babysitting her the day she died.

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