Tulsa Man Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison For Hot-Car Death Of 2 Children

Beverly Cantrell - November 8, 2021 12:54 pm

Tulsa- News 6

A federal judge has sentenced a Tulsa man to 4 years in prison after his children died in a hot car in 2020.

Dustin Dennis pleaded guilty in July to child neglect charges.

According to prosecutors, Dennis was on drugs when he fell asleep in his apartment in June of 2020.

According to police, Dennis’ two children, 3-year-old Ryan and 4-year-old Teagan died from complications of hyperthermia after they climbed into his pickup truck in the heat and were unable to get out.

 

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