West Fargo woman pleads not guilty to drowning newborn
WEST FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A West Fargo woman accused of drowning her newborn child in a bathtub has pleaded not guilty to charges including murder.
Thirty-six-year-old Ginny Lubitz is accused of placing her baby face-down in about an inch of water on May 5, killing the child.
Defense attorney Kevin McCabe declined comment after Wednesday’s court hearing.
Lubitz’s bail has been set at $500,000. She’s due back in court Oct. 10.