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)

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 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