Defendant Collapses in Winnebago County Courtroom

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- The Rockford woman accused of killing her infant daughter collapsed in court on Thursday.

Police say 37-year-old Tina LaMonica used cocaine while pregnant and that killed her seven day old baby in January. LaMonica faces first degree murder charges.

This is the first time television news cameras have been allowed inside a Winnebago County court room.

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