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Stephanie Lindstrom, of Bowman, listens during the preliminary hearing for her murder trial Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at Bowman County Courthouse. Katherine Lymn / Forum News Service

ND woman accused of drowning newborn baby in bathroom

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BOWMAN - A trial has been set for December in the case of a Bowman woman accused of murdering her newborn baby earlier this year.

At a preliminary hearing Thursday in the Bowman County Courthouse, defendant Stephanie Lindstrom pleaded not guilty to a Class AA felony charge of murder. Lindstrom is accused of giving birth to a live baby, then drowning it sometime during a three-day period she spent being sick in a bathroom in her home, according to testimony Thursday.


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