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Woman pleads guilty in case of 19 kids left alone in hot home

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BOWLING GREEN, KY (WAVE) - A Kentucky woman pled guilty to leaving 19 children alone in a filthy, hot house for several days.

In July 2012, Jackie Farah, 32, was charged with 14 counts of first-degree criminal abuse and five counts of first-degree wanton endangerment.

Monday, Farah entered a guilty plea to four counts of first-degree wanton endangerment. As part of the deal, the other charges were dismissed.

A probated sentence of eight years was recommended if Farah abides by conditions set by the court.

The children, who were between the ages of 7 months and 16 years old last summer, remain in state custody.

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