Father heads behind bars for death of daughter

CASTILE, N.Y. (WIVB) – A father in Wyoming County is going to prison for the death of his daughter. A judge sentenced Jeremy Ikeler and his wife Astrid Thursday. They both pleaded guilty to criminally negligent homicide.

Jeremy will serve one to four years behind bars, as well as four to 10 years on a sex abuse charge in a separate case. Astrid will not serve jail time. Astrid Ikeler

They were arrested back in August, after 15-year-old Marissa Ikeler died. Prosecutors said Marissa’s parents didn’t get her medical treatment she needed.

WIVB.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s