CADILLAC, Mich. (AP) — A lady who authorities say triggered an explosion and hearth in a northern Michigan motel room that injured her two youngsters has been sentenced to greater than six years in jail.
Authorities say Amanda Lynn Skardoutos was making an attempt to make butane hash oil on Might 17 when she was injured within the explosion at Inexperienced Mill Motel in Manton.
She pleaded no contest final month to second-diploma youngster abuse and third-diploma arson. A decide on Monday despatched her to jail for eighty to one hundred twenty months. She initially confronted fees together with sustaining a drug home.
Skardoutos apologized in courtroom, saying she accepted her punishment.
Roughly half of the motel was destroyed. Police say her youngsters have been severely burned. She was dwelling with them on the motel.