Man Gets Prison Time for Living with Dead Body

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Posted at 11:33 AM, Nov 28, 2014
and last updated 2014-11-28 11:33:00-05

HOLLY HILL, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man who lived for weeks with a decomposing body in his house is heading to prison.

Todd LaDuke pleaded no contest to charges of failing to report a death and child neglect on Wednesday and was sentenced to five years in prison.

LaDuke, his girlfriend and their three children were found living in a Holly Hill home with the body of Tiffany Kain.

Police say they found the body on Halloween 2013. 

According to WESH ( ), LaDuke never told anyone about the death and were using her Social Security benefits and food stamps.


Information from: WESH-TV,

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