Mom Charged in Child's Tragic Death and 20 More of January's Memorable Mug Shots

A photo of Lileigh Kellenaers included on the Gofundme.com page created in her memory. More photos below.
A photo of Lileigh Kellenaers included on the Gofundme.com page created in her memory. More photos below.

The story of Kristen Braig, charged with neglect after her three-year-old daughter, Lileigh Kellenaers, died in a fire that broke out when Braig was only about 200 feet away, is among the most tragic stories we reported in January -- and it also produced two of the month's indelible images. Continue to see them and nineteen more memorable mug shots from early 2015, and be sure to click on the captions or links to see our original coverage.

See also: Photos: Thirty Most Memorable Women's Mug Shots of 2014

Read more in "Alton Kirkland Admits to Hitting and Running in Fatal DUI Crash That Hurt His Own Kids."

Mike Alvarado.
Denver Police Department

Read more in "Mike Alvarado, Denver Boxer, Busted on Gun Beef Prior to Brandon Rios Rematch."

Justine Herring.
Colorado Springs Police Department

Read more in "Justine Herring Update: Cop Impersonation Claim, Semi-Nude Photos of Mayoral Candidate."

Israel Wiggins-Bello.
Denver Police Department

Read more in "Andrew Blackman Escaped From Cop by Running to Police Station." Continue to see more of January's most memorable mug shots.  

Andrew Blackman.
Denver Police Department

Read more in "Andrew Blackman Escaped From Cop by Running to Police Station."

Read more in "Robert Gonzales Gets 112 Years for Pimping Foster Child: Justified or Excessive?"

Robert Richard Beattie Smith.
Aurora Police Department

Read more in "Robert Smith Update: 5 More Women Say Fake Massage Therapist Sexually Assaulted Them."

Melissa Boyd.
Denver District Attorney's Office

Read more in "Melissa Boyd Allegedly Left Baby Home Alone to Drink, Drive, Crash and Kick Deputy in Throat." Continue to see more of January's most memorable mug shots.  

Alyssa Lamb/a>.
Denver District Attorney's Office

Read more in "Ostell Miles, Ex-NFL Player, Allegedly Posed as a Tow Truck Driver to Steal People's Cars."

Ostell Miles.
Denver District Attorney's Office

Read more in "Ostell Miles, Ex-NFL Player, Allegedly Posed as a Tow Truck Driver to Steal People's Cars."

Joseph Romero.
Pueblo Police Department

Read more in "Joseph Romero Busted in Murder of Girlfriend Phenia Martinez, Who Was 8-Months Pregnant."

Jamaal Edwards.
Denver District Attorney's Office

Read more in "Jamaal Edwards About Fight Before Double Murder: "Sh*t Happened" (27-28)." Continue to see more of January's most memorable mug shots.  

Kathleen McGrath.
First Judicial District Attorney

Read more in "Kathleen McGrath Admits Stealing From Booster Club After $170K Embezzling Bust."

Nicholas Damon.
Commerce City Police Department

Read more in "Nicholas Damon, Self-Described Juggalo, Wanted for Assaulting Cops and More."

Ty Lawson.
Denver Police Department

Read more in "Video: See Ty Lawson, Nugget Busted for DUI (Again), Promoting Lyft Ridesharing Service."

Hok Uy.
West Metro Drug Task Force via 7News

Read more in "Hok Uy: Is He Poster Child for Colorado Pot Trafficking in Kansas or an Innocent Man?" Continue to see more of January's most memorable mug shots.  

John Lorenz.
Colorado Springs Police Department

Read more in "John Lorenz Allegedly Texted Photo of Pointed Gun to Man -- and Then Killed Him."

Everett Kirby.
Colorado Springs Police Department

Read more in "Everett Kirby Busted for Biting a K-9 Officer."

Larry Church.
Mesa County Sheriff's Office

Read more in "Larry Church's Alleged Molestation of Sleeping Woman Leads to More Victims, Including Kids."

Dustin Blanchard.
Greeley Police Department

Read more in "Kristen Braig's Toddler Died in Fire Started While She and BF Were 200 Feet Away."

Kristen Braig.
Greeley Police Department

Read more in "Kristen Braig's Toddler Died in Fire Started While She and BF Were 200 Feet Away."

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