Eugene mom sentenced for leaving daughter in car



EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A Eugene woman who left her 2-year-old daughter in a hot car was sentenced to a month in jail and three years’ probation.

KVAL reports ( ) the sentence for 26-year-old Amanda Nichols was part of a plea deal with prosecutors.

The girl was treated at a hospital and released to her father after she was found alone in the car while her mother was shopping.


Information from: KVAL-TV,