Lacey Spears Convicted Of Killing Her 5-Year-Old Son With Lethal Dose Of SaltThe jury deliberated for 2 1/2 days and found Spears, 27, guilty of second-degree, depraved indifference murder.
Lawyer In Murder Trial: Medical Treatment, Not Lacey Spears, To Blame For Son's Elevated Sodium LevelRiebling 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.
Alleged Child Killer Lacey Spears Won't Testify At TrialProsecutors say Lacey Spears fed her son, Garnett, large amounts of salt through a gastrointestinal feeding tube, causing brain swelling, seizures and death.
Prosecutors: Mom Accused Of Fatally Poisoning Son Lied About Other Kids, FiancéLacey 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.
Lacey Spears Pleads Not Guilty To Poisoning 5-Year-Old Son To Death In Westchester CountyLacey Spears, 26, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of second-degree depraved murder and first-degree manslaughter.
CBS 2: 5-Year-Old Garnett Spears Died Of Sodium Poisoning, Mother A SuspectCBS 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.
5-Year-Old Garnett Spears' Death Ruled Homicide, Sources Tell WCBS 880The death of a 5-year-old Rockland County boy has been ruled a homicide and his mother is under investigation, sources said.