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      Freezer baby suspect pleads not guilty

      Kenisha Pruitt, 20


      A Toledo woman charged with murder for putting an infant in a freezer has claimed her innocence.


      20-year-old Kenisha Pruitt has pleaded not guilty to charges of aggravated murder, murder, abuse of a corpse and tampering with evidence. Pruitt faces life in prison if convicted.


      Toledo Police say Pruitt and 18-year-old Antonio Cervantes put the baby in the freezer of an East Toledo home.


      The coroner says the baby was born full term and was alive for only a couple of days,.


      Cervantes is also facing charges in the case.

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