West Fargo man sentenced to 1 year for drowning death of his 8-month-old daughter

WEST FARGO, N.D. - A West Fargo man has been sentenced to a year in jail for the negligent drowning death of his 8-month-old daughter in a bathtub.

Twenty-eight-year-old Spencer Foner pleaded guilty.

He told police he put his daughter in a device that allows an infant to sit up in the tub, ran the water and went to the kitchen for no more than five minutes.

When he returned, the child was floating face up.