Grayson County babysitter sentenced to 15 years

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GRAYSON CO., Va. (WDBJ7) A former Grayson County babysitter will spend 15 years in prison after a three year old she was watching was mauled and killed by a dog.

Terra Connell was convicted of involuntary manslaughter, maintaining a dangerous dog, and felony child endangerment.

In 2016, Connell and her boyfriend were watching Peyton Sawyers in a home when a dog attacked the toddler in another room.