Comments for: Former Bangor woman who starved daughter to death released from state custody

Posted May 16, 2014, at 3:40 p.m.
Last modified May 16, 2014, at 4:53 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — A former Bangor woman who was found not criminally responsible for the 1993 starvation death of her 5-year-old daughter was released Friday from state custody. Tonia Kigas Porter, 49, was committed indefinitely to what was then the Augusta Mental Health Institute in the spring of 1995 after …

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