Woman Sentenced to 85 Years in Prison for Dehydration Death of 10-Year-Old Stepson

January 22, 2013 Updated Jan 22, 2013 at 5:04 PM EDT

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Woman Sentenced to 85 Years in Prison for Dehydration Death of 10-Year-Old Stepson

January 22, 2013 Updated Jan 22, 2013 at 5:04 PM EDT

A long prison sentence for a Texas woman.

According to a report from the Dallas Morning News, a Texas woman who was convicted last week in the 2011 dehydration death of her 10-year-old stepson was sentenced Tuesday to 85 years in prison. The woman could be eligible for parole in 15 years, according to the Dallas Morning News report.

Read the Dallas Morning News report HERE.