ALABAMA WOMAN JAILED IN SLAYING OF 2 SONS
CULLMAN, Ala. (AP) – An Alabama woman has been jailed on murder charges in the deaths of her two young sons.
The Cullman County Sheriff’s Office tells news outlets that 32-year-old Sara Franco Tapia was booked on Monday.
The woman is being held in the deaths of 3-year-old Alvaro Garcia and 9-year-old Taylor Garcia. They were found dead inside their home on Oct. 12.
The woman was found in a field near the home with cuts and stab wounds, and she’s been hospitalized since. She was taken to jail after being released from the hospital.
A booking photo shows what appears to be stitches in the center of her chest.
Court records aren’t available to show whether Tapia has a defense attorney who could speak on her behalf.
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10/29/2019 8:16:37 AM (GMT -5:00)