Woman pleads not guilty in manslaughter case

Posted: December 7, 2017 at 11:39 a.m.

Melissa Garcia-Rivera

BENTONVILLE - A Rogers babysitter pleaded not guilty to a manslaughter charge she faces in death of an 8-month-old girl she was watching.

Melissa Garcia-Rivera, 21, of Rogers was arrested in connection with manslaughter, a Class C felony punishable with a prison sentence ranging from three to 10 years.

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