Lacey Spears

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

Accused Child Killer Lacey Spears Appears In White Plains Court

A Westchester mother accused of fatally poisoning her 5-year-old son faced a judge Wednesday.

10/15/2014

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

Experts: Case Of Accused Child Killer Lacey Spears May Shed Light On Munchausen By Proxy

Experts said the case of a mother accused of poisoning her 5-year-old son to death with salt appears be an example of how social media feeds into Munchausen by proxy.

07/19/2014

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

Attorney: Accused Child Killer Lacey Spears Looks Forward To Her Day In Court

A lawyer asked the public Wednesday not to rush to judgment in the case of a young mother accused of killing her 5-year-old son by poisoning him with salt, but he offered no details in her defense.

07/16/2014

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