Victim had lifelong addiction battle


By ANGELA M. CASTELUCCI / Staff writer

Charity Cronin felt motherhood was her saving grace.

“I’m just watching Alycia sleep. Waking is so different these days. I wake up clean, warm, next to the most precious creature on God’s green earth. She says ‘Good morning Mommy.’

PHOTO: Charity Cronin came to Florida in 2009 with a man from Lee. They had a daughter, who will be six this year.

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