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GREENSBURG (AP) – A baby sitter has pleaded guilty to charges in the death of a teenager in western Pennsylvania last year.

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The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports that 20-year-old Brooke Nelson pleaded guilty Tuesday to five counts each of child endangerment and reckless endangerment and a weapons offense.

Westmoreland County authorities alleged that she asked another teen to point a gun at 13-year-old James Gustafson to scare him as she was watching three young children in March 2016.

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Defense attorney Jack Manderino said his client “is remorseful and wanted to take responsibility for her very bad judgment.”

Prosecutors say they plan to seek a jail term for Nelson. The youth was sent to a treatment program. The gun owner and another man who pleaded guilty to illegal sale of the weapon were sentenced earlier.

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