Naponee Mom, Grandmother Sentenced for Toddler's Death
A Naponee mother andgrandmother have been sentenced in connection to the 2012 child abuse death of2-year-old Joseph Rinehart Junior.
Laura Rinehart, Joseph'smother, was given 12 to 22 years in prison Tuesday. The boy's grandmother,Nancy Draper, will serve 20 to 30 years.
Joseph died at aFranklin hospital last year of head and internal injuries caused by blunt forcetrauma.
The toddler'sgrandfather, Peter Draper, was found guilty at trial earlier this year for hisinvolvement.
He will be sentenced in October.