A Sedalia woman appeared in a Saline County courtroom this week. Lydia Iliff, 32, has been charged with tampering with a motor vehicle, endangering the welfare of a child, and two counts of murder in connection to the July death of her 18-month-old daughter. Her plea/trial setting was continued to April 22nd at 9:00.
Iliff has been charged in a separate case. She is facing one count of possession of a prohibited item at a county jail. Iliff allegedly used a cell phone that was smuggled to her to contact two Marshall residents. She will appear on that charge at 9:00 on April 3rd.