A Smithville mother who killed her five-year-old daughter in a DWI crash has been sentenced to nine years in prison. Samantha Jones, 32, received the sentence on July 12 after pleading guilty in May to driving while intoxicated, resulting in the death of Macklyn Lucas. Platte County Prosecuting Attorney Eric Zahnd said, "This defendant owed her highest duty of care to her five-year-old daughter. But instead of protecting her, the defendant chose to drive with a blood alcohol content more the twice the legal limit. It's not a mitigating circumstance when a mother kills her own child by driving drunk; it's an aggravating factor when a defendant places her own child in harm's way.
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Cook has been sentenced to serve over ten years in federal prison on charges of conspiracy to possess and distribute cocaine, money laundering, and possession of a firearm during a drug offense. Together, Cook and Hall distributed a total of kilograms of cocaine to Jones and others. Massey fled on foot from law enforcement, leaving behind the drugs and a gun. On October 25, , law enforcement also recovered four kilograms of cocaine that had been discarded by Gasque once he became aware the police were following him. Once the four kilograms of cocaine were tossed, Jones and Massey came up with a plan to rob Cook near his residence to replace the lost cocaine.