October 19, 2010
A man charged in the death a 19-month-old North Newton boy will get an opportunity at a plea deal.
Chad Carr of North Newton is charged with first-degree murder in
the death of his girlfriend's child.
The Newton Kansan reports that during a hearing Friday, Harvey
County Judge Richard Walker ordered a date set for a settlement
During a settlement conference, both sides present their cases
and make offers concerning a plea agreement. The conference is
scheduled for Jan. 14.
The child's mother, Katheryn Nycole Dale, was sentenced Sept. 30
to nearly three years in prison on charges of child abuse and
aggravated child endangerment.