October 22, 2018

Latest Updates

Mother stabbed 2 children to death in “ritual incident” (Cbsnews)

Mother stabbed 2 children to death in “ritual incident” (Cbsnews)

A woman has been charged with stabbing two of her children to death in their Massachusetts home in what prosecutors have called a “ritual incident,” the Boston Globe reports. At her arraignment Tuesday, prosecutors said a boy was stabbed as many as 50 times.

According to court documents obtained by CBS Boston, family members told investigators that 43-year old Latarsha Sanders had practiced voodoo; though the D.A. did not confirm the deaths were voodoo related.

Local police say that Sanders acted alone when she stabbed her 5-year-old son and 8-year-old son multiple times at some point over the weekend, a crime officials have called “gruesome, disturbing and heartbreaking.”

The boys’ bodies were discovered in their Brockton apartment on Monday after Sanders asked a neighbor to call 911 because she was having a medical issue. When authorities arrived, the neighbor told police that there were children in the apartment, so they checked and discovered them. Read more

We think you'd love these too...

Related posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *