SENTENCED: Mother of toddler who died of abuse to spend 6 years behind bars - 07-19


FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — The mother who admitted to contributing to the death of her 2-year-old has learned her fate. Fort Wayne’s NBC previously reported that 2-year-old Malakai Garrett died as a result of abuse in November of 2017 by his mother Amber Garrett’s then-live-in boyfriend, Mitch Vanryn.