CHAD EDL/SUSPECT'S EX-BOYFRIEND says, She just doesn't
seem like that type of person, so I can only leave
it up to God to judge, only God can judge her as far
as I'm concerned.
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A FORMER BOYFRIEND IN DISBELIEF OVER THE CHARGE that
TALLIE STROMMEN KILLED HER DAUGHTER.
THE BELOIT MOTHER IS ACCUSED OF GIVING HER DAUGHTER
GOOD EVENING, I'M MICHELLE LI.
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AND I'M ERIC FRANKE.
POLICE ARRESTED STROMMEN YESTERDAY.
RECENT TOXICOLOGY RESULTS CONFIRM HER 13-MONTH-OLD
DIED OF AN OVERDOSE.
STROMMEN GAVE LITTLE K-MYAH THE DRUG THE DAY AFTER
NEWS THREE'S JENNIFER HOFF.
WAS AT STROMMEN'S FIRST ROCK COUNTY COURT APPEARANCE.
AND HAS MORE TONIGHT.
SHE APPEARED EMOTIONAL.
WHEN THE JUDGE READ ALOUD THE CRIMINAL COMPLAINT.
GET HER TO SLEEP.
BUT HER OLD BOYFRIEND, SAID THIS ISN'T AT ALL LIKE
THE WOMAN HE KNOWS.
JUDGE says, You caused the death of K'myah Strommen..
A JUDGE'S WORDS.
CAUSED K'MYAH'S MOTHER, TALLIE.
TO TEAR UP, IN ROCK COUNTY COURT.
THE WEDNESDAY APPEARANCE.
WAS THE WOMAN'S FIRST, SINCE POLICE ARRESTED HER THE
IN THE DEATH OF LITTLE K'MYAH.
CHAD EDL/SUSPECT'S EX BOYFRIEND says, She wouldn't
try to intentionally hurt somebody, I know what she
did is totally wrong, but when I first heard it, it
was a shock..
EX-BOYFRIEND CHAD EDL.
FATHERED TALLIE'S OLDEST DAUGHTER, WHO IS IN PROTECTIVE
CUSTODY WITH TALLIE'S SECOND CHILD.
K'MYAH IS THE YOUNGEST.
WHO POLICE SAID.
DIED DECEMBER 26.
CE says, She's trying to do the best she can with
three kids, I would never expect her to do nothing
POLICE SAY, TALLIE GAVE K-MYAH PART OF A METHADONE
PILL, WHILE THEY WERE STAYING AT THIS JANESVILLE APARTMENT.
TALLIE FOUND HER DEAD IN A PLAYPEN AND CALLED 911
LUIETENANT KEITH LAWVER SAID, TALLIE DIDN'T HAVE A
KEITH LAWVER/JANESVILLE POLICE DEPT.
says, We're going to continue to look for and speak
with anyone who may have potential information about
this case, interview any witnesses that we have, as
well as try to track down the source of the methadone..
TENANTS AT THE COMPLEX.
DIDN'T KNOW TALLIE.
BUT SAID THE PEOPLE DOWNSTAIRS HAD TRIED TO REVIVE
CARRIE says, He was very distraught.
I guess he had tried giving the child CPR.
CARRIE ALSO USES METHADONE TO RELIEVE HER PAIN.
IT'S ALSO A DRUG MEANT TO HELP ADDICTS.
BUT CARRIE SAYS IT'S DANGEROUS TOO.
Carrie says I don't know why you'd give a child any
sort of pain med.
I just feel the only reason you do it is to harm them.
STROMMEN FACES A RECKLESS HOMICIDE CHARGE.
THE JUDGE SET STROMMEN'S BOND AT 20-THOUSAND DOLLARS
SHE CAN'T HAVE CONTACT WITH HER CHILDREN, UNLESS C-P-S
AND SHE'S DUE BACK IN COURT NEXT FRIDAY.
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