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The mother of a Manatee County girl found dead in a freezer has been sentenced to 65 years in prison.

Seven employees at a Florida agency that investigates child abuse have been disciplined for mishandling allegations of abuse involving a woman whose daughter’s body was found inside a freezer.

Manatee County Sheriff's Office

The mother of an 11-year-old Florida girl who was found dead in a freezer at a relative's home was indicted Tuesday on first-degree murder charges, authorities said.

Manatee County Sheriff's Office

The mother of a girl found dead in a freezer was accused of beating her five children for years in a home that at times was filled with rats and roaches, according to documents released today.