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No contest plea in toddler neglect and death

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La Crosse, WI (WXOW) -

A father pleaded no contest to a charge of child neglect that resulted in the death of his year old daughter.  

Dylan Bartsh entered the no contest plea to the charge of Neglecting A Child (Consequence is Death), a Class D felony.  Both Bartsh and his girlfriend Jamie Rundle were charged with the October 14th, 2014 death of Audryna Bartsh.  According to the criminal complaint, the toddler suffered numerous injuries and was severely malnourished and dehydrated.  She died three days after suffering a seizure.

This past September, Rundle was sentenced to eight months in jail after pleading no contest to child neglect charges.  

Bartsh will be sentenced in March.

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