Attorney for teen mom says she didn't kill baby

Brooke Skylar Richardson makes her first court appearance in Franklin Municipal Court in Franklin, Ohio on Friday, July 21, 2017. Richardson is charged with reckless homicide in a baby's death. Warren County Prosecutor David Fornshell said Friday that the charge was based upon evidence that the infant was "born alive and was not a stillborn baby." The remains were found July 14 near a home in Carlisle, about 40 miles (64 kilometers) north of Cincinnati.(FOX19 NOW/Michael Buckingham via AP)

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) – The Latest on the 18-year-old Ohio woman charged with aggravated murder in her newborn infant’s death:

The attorney for the woman whose newborn’s remains were buried outside her Ohio home says the 18-year-old who has pleaded not guilty to aggravated murder and other charges “did not kill her baby.” Attorney Charles M. Rittgers also said Monday the defense is waiting to receive evidence the prosecutor claims supports the indictment of Brooke Skylar Richardson.

Richardson pleaded not guilty Monday in a Warren County court in Lebanon. She was indicted Friday on charges that also include involuntary manslaughter, child endangering, evidence tampering and corpse abuse.

Bond was set at $50,000, and she was released on house arrest with electronic monitoring Monday.

The prosecutor alleges the baby was born alive and that Richardson “purposely caused” the baby’s death and then burned and buried the infant.

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