Hearing Today for Benzie Co. Mother

The Benzie County woman accused of trying to kill her autistic daughter is back in court today. 

Kelli Stapleton will be in court for a status hearing after going through a criminal responsibility evaluation. Although Stapleton was declared mentally stable to stand trial... this evaluation will determine her mental state at the time of the crime. Last September, Stapleton locked herself and her 14-year-old daughter in the family van with two charcoal grills burning inside. She is facing attempted murder. 

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