Judy Lynn Libby, 45, of Shakopee has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of depriving a parent of parental rights.

According to court records, in December of 2014, a runaway girl spent a week at her home in Becker County with her and her son, who was in a relationship with the girl.

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The girl's legal guardian suspected she was there and was searching for her, but both Libby and the son denied the girl was at the home. The son had slid a shelf in front of a closet door to hide her during two previous police searches, but the girl was found during a search on Dec. 18, 2014, and Libby was very upset when officers brought the girl out of the house.

On Dec. 28, District Judge Jay Carlson sentenced Libby to a year and a day in prison at Shakopee and fined her $500 plus $575 in court fees. The sentence will be served concurrently with the sentence in another case.