Sunday, January 12, 2003

Mom indicted for disposing of twins' corpses in trash



The Associated Press

CANTON, Ohio - A mother accused of disposing of her twin babies' corpses in the trash was indicted Friday.

Felicia Jennings, 35, of Alliance, faces two counts each of involuntary manslaughter, endangering children and gross abuse of a corpse.

Ms. Jennings was arrested Nov. 19 after police investigated suspicions that she neglected to provide medical care to her newborn sons.

She told police she delivered the babies alone at home Oct. 29. Police say the twins died Nov. 1 or Nov. 2.

Police believe her babies are in a landfill in Tuscarawas County.




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