Family Defends Dad Charged in Daughter's Hot Car Death

Russell Lindstrom says his daughters locked themselves in his vehicle when he thought they were napping.
1:47 | 07/10/14

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Nobody blames Russell it wasn't that thing that. He did it just. Russel Lindstrom -- mother says what happened on June 11 could've happened to any parent. -- sit by him over this is it's just not there is an apparent in the world out there that can say they have watched their child 24/7. Because -- that was said there would be no hospital visit anywhere for any time Lindstrom told us his four and three year old girls -- laid down for a nap. He said the next thing he knew they were gone his mother can imagine exactly how it happened the bitterness at the front of the house. That's how they can easily enough get out the door and get into the vehicle with him into the back to back out the death of four year old bella rose changed everything they can't -- -- as a family. You know they'd say. They separated. -- saying you know he can't be irreverent Lindstrom was staying with his parents at a nearby RV park. CPS ordered him to stay away from his surviving daughter Zoe until their investigation is complete -- mrs. -- terribly. And you know she doesn't understand since he's only three. And you know her sister's got -- her daddy's gone. She doesn't understand none of them understand how Lindstrom is being charged for what they say is a tragic accident he was trying to stay com. -- -- -- -- Because it's like you know now they're -- and murdered my baby. Garden state. Marguerite Youngblood says this is not the end for her son or his family they're all standing behind him making sure everyone knows Russel Lindstrom. Is a veteran and a father. Who lives to protect others he's always been there for and he play his life on the line for anybody in his family especially his children because they were his life.

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