Diaz Sentenced

A Storm Lake woman charged with child endangerment in May has been sentenced on a reduced charge.

Police charged 39-year-old Yania Diaz with child endangerment resulting in bodily injury, a class “D” felony. Police were told a ten-year-old boy has been abused by his mother on May second. Investigators reportedly saw multiple bruises on the child’s arms and legs.

Diaz pleaded guilty to assault and was sentenced to two days in jail time served. She was ordered to pay 52-hundred dollars in fines, surcharges, and court costs… and to submit a DNA sample.