Dupree woman charged with infant’s death

PIERRE, S.D. (KOTA TV) - A Dupree, S.D. woman has pleaded not guilty to a federal charge of involuntary manslaughter following the death of an infant.

Dale Hendricks, age 36, is accused of being grossly negligent in the death of an infant Nov. 3, 2017. Prosecutors say Hendricks killed the infant by rolling over and lying on the child while she was asleep.

Hendricks was released on bond, subject to conditions, pending trial.