Garnett Spears

Lacey Spears was convicted in the death of her son, Garnett Spears (inset) on Monday, March 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Lacey Spears Convicted Of Killing Her 5-Year-Old Son With Lethal Dose Of Salt

The jury deliberated for 2 1/2 days and found Spears, 27, guilty of second-degree, depraved indifference murder.

03/02/2015

Lacey Spears is accused of killing her son, Garnett, by feeding him lethal levels of salt. (Credit: Westchester County District Attorney's Office)

Lawyer In Murder Trial: Medical Treatment, Not Lacey Spears, To Blame For Son’s Elevated Sodium Level

Riebling said the prosecution’s failure to allege a motive “offends our senses.” He also accused police of botching the investigation, WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond reported.

02/26/2015

Lacey Spears often wrote about her son Garnett's health problems on Facebook. (credit: Facebook)

Alleged Child Killer Lacey Spears Won’t Testify At Trial

Prosecutors say Lacey Spears fed her son, Garnett, large amounts of salt through a gastrointestinal feeding tube, causing brain swelling, seizures and death.

02/25/2015

Lacey Spears is accused of killing her son, Garnett, by feeding him lethal levels of salt. (Credit: Westchester County District Attorney's Office)

Prosecutors: Mom Accused Of Fatally Poisoning Son Lied About Other Kids, Fiancé

Lacey Spears, 27, stood between her lawyers with her hands cuffed behind her back as Judge Richard Molea set January court dates ahead of a trial on murder and manslaughter charges.

12/11/2014

Lacey Spears often wrote about her son Garnett's health problems on Facebook. (credit: Facebook)

Lacey Spears Pleads Not Guilty To Poisoning 5-Year-Old Son To Death In Westchester County

Lacey Spears, 26, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of second-degree depraved murder and first-degree manslaughter.

06/17/2014

Lacey Spears often wrote about her son Garnett's health problems on Facebook. (credit: Facebook)

CBS 2: 5-Year-Old Garnett Spears Died Of Sodium Poisoning, Mother A Suspect

CBS 2 has confirmed that Garnett Spears died in January of sodium poisoning at Westchester Medical Center and that police consider his mother, Lacey, is a suspect in his death.

05/13/2014

Lacey Spears often wrote about her son Garnett's health problems on Facebook. (credit: Facebook)

5-Year-Old Garnett Spears’ Death Ruled Homicide, Sources Tell WCBS 880

The death of a 5-year-old Rockland County boy has been ruled a homicide and his mother is under investigation, sources said.

04/30/2014