Mother kills son and texts picture to father

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (AP) — A disturbing story out of Western Pennsylvania where a young mother is accused of killing her toddler son and sending video of his lifeless body to his father.

Police say 21-year-old Christian Clark was involved in a text message argument with the 17-month-old’s father over an alleged affair.

According to authorities, the argument lasted about two hours during which Clark allegedly made threatening comments and sent a video showing the young boy face down on an air mattress with his face in a comforter.

She is charged with criminal homicide and attempted homicide.

 

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