- Associated Press - Friday, February 10, 2017

BALTIMORE (AP) - A former day-care provider has been sentenced to 20 years in prison in the death of a 9-month-old boy in her care in 2009.

State prosecutors said in a news release that 59-year-old Gail Pinder Dobson of Trappe was convicted Thursday of second-degree murder in the death of 9-month-old Trevor Ulrich. Dobson was sentenced Friday in Kent County Circuit Court.

Police were called to Dobson’s home in September 2009 after she said the infant was having trouble breathing. He died the next day at Children’s Hospital in Washington.

In 2010, Dobson was convicted of second-degree murder in Trevor’s death. She was granted a new trial after a judge ruled her lawyer provided ineffective assistance.

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide