News

Slain Girl’s Mother Jailed for Obstruction

Slain Girl’s Mother Jailed for Obstruction

Photo courtesy WAND-TV Photo: Newsradio WTAX

The mother of a 7-year-old girl who authorities say was stabbed to death by her uncle has been sentenced to 120 days in jail.

Willow Long’s mother, Ciara DeRyke, pleaded guilty to a single obstruction count Tuesday as part of a deal with prosecutors.

Investigators say DeRyke lied to police, telling them she’d seen Long in September, even though the girl was already dead.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch to voice tiger in ‘Jungle Book’

benedict

The "Sherlock" star has signed on for Warner Bros.' adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's beloved adventure tale.

in Entertainment

At 91, Stan Lee continues to expand his ‘Universe’

stanlee

The comic book legend may be in his ninth decade, but it hasn't stopped him from interesting a new generation of children in super heroes.

in Music

Smokey Robinson re-records hits as duets

smokey

"Smokey and Friends" features duets with Mary J. Blige, John Legend, Elton John, and more.

in Music

Chris Brown and Trey Songz announce joint tour

chrisbrowntreysongz

The Virginia natives are hitting the road this fall.

in Entertainment

Gisele Bundchen tops ‘highest paid’ models list

gisele

The Brazilian beauty earned an estimated $47 million in the past year.