Woman caught on video stealing from child’s grave gets punishment

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A woman in Ohio who was caught on video taking a stuffed animal from a baby’s grave is going to jail and paying a fine.

According to Fox 8 News, Frieda Kay Shade admitted to stealing the stuffed toy from Mansfield Memorial Cemetery in May.

She pleaded no contest to petty theft.

A picture of a baby was placed on the grave making it clear a child was resting there, Ontario Police Department told Fox 8 News.

Shade claimed the reason she removed it was to keep a loose dog from destroying it.

She was sentenced to 30 days in jail and must pay a fine of $250.

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