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Mom accused of killing toddlers in oven

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 00:48

An Atlanta mom is accused of killing her two young sons by putting them in the oven and cooking them alive. Linda So reports.

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A makeshift memorial outside the apartment where police say an Atlanta mother killed her two young sons by cooking them alive in the oven. Lamora Williams is charged with murdering her one and two-year-old boys. Authorities say the mother placed the toddlers in the oven and turned it on, then called the father of the children to show him video of the gruesome scene. When investigators arrived, the toddlers had burns on their bodies. Family members, including Williams' sister and mother, say she struggled with mental illness most of her life. SOUNDBITE: TABITHA HOLLINGSWORTH, SISTER, SAYING: "She had issues." SOUNDBITE: BRENDA WILLIAMS, MOTHER, SAYING: "I did tell DFACs everything because I wanted for them to either give me the kids or get the kids out of her possession." Williams is charged with two counts of murder and cruelty to children in the first degree.

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Mom accused of killing toddlers in oven

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 00:48