CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Federal trial begins for woman who kidnapped her baby nephew
MADISON -- A federal court trial is scheduled to begin in Madison today for Kristen Smith. She's the woman accused of kidnapping her baby nephew near Beloit, and leaving him in a crate behind a gas station in Iowa in sub-zero temperatures. Prosecutors said Smith kidnapped five-day-old Kayden Powell in February and started driving to her home in Colorado. Officers arrested Smith the same day at an Interstate gas station at West Branch Iowa.