Jenks Woman Convicted Of First Degree Murder

Thursday, February 12th 2009, 11:29 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, OK - A Tulsa County District Court jury has decided a 26-year-old Jenks woman should serve life in prison over the death of an infant last year. 

Shortly after midnight, jurors told Judge Clancy Smith their verdict was guilty and recommended a life term for Ashley Parnell.

Parnell was charged first degree murder in the death of 23-month-old Skylar Roininen.

Paramedics found the child unconscious and not breathing in a Jenks home on March 27.

Roininen died the next day.

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