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

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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

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