The Telegraph reports a judge Monday sentenced Colethia Williams to six years in prison followed by 40 years on probation after she pleaded guilty in Bibb County Superior Court.
Firefighters found Williams' four children huddled together after their home caught fire in February 2013. Three of the children — ages 10, 9 and 7 — died from smoke inhalation. The youngest child, age 3, was the only survivor.
Williams later told police she was at her boyfriend's house when the fire started. She had been charged with murder, but prosecutors allowed her to plead guilty to lesser charges.
Information from: The Macon Telegraph, http://www.macontelegraph.com
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