A Los Angeles mother has admitted to killing three of her seven kids on Mom’s Day with the assistance of her 16-year-old son, authorities stated.
Mother-of-seven Angela Flores, 38, was booked into the LA County jail Sunday evening on three counts of homicide for allegedly killing two of her boys and a 12-year-old daughter. Her bail was set at $6 million.
The 16-year-old additionally was arrested on one rely of homicide and was being held on the Sylmar Juvenile Corridor, CBS Information reported, citing police.
Police responded to a report of an assault with a lethal weapon about 7:40 a.m. Sunday on the residence on Victory Boulevard and located the three victims, Natalie, 12, Nathan, 8, and Kevin, who’s believed to be about 10, in keeping with the outlet.
LAPD stated Flores confessed to killing her kids with the help of the 16-year-old.
The reason for their deaths was not instantly launched. Flores’ three different kids stay out of state with their father and weren’t harmed.
Police responded to a report of an assault with a lethal weapon about 7:40 a.m. Sunday at this home within the West Hills neighborhood of the San Fernando Valley.AP Picture/Damian Dovarganes
Three younger victims had been discovered within the residence.CBS Information
Neighbors instructed the native CBS affiliate that Flores had been appearing erratically Saturday evening.
She was reportedly heard screaming, praying and lighting candles at different properties on the road.
“I heard somebody screaming, ‘My household is abusing me,’ and all types of nonsense. I couldn’t make out what it was.” Priscila Canales instructed CBSLA. “I assume at the moment she was in our neighbor’s yard … burning a candle and she or he had the Bible out.”
Flowers and teddy bears are left outdoors the household’s residence.AP Picture/Damian Dovarganes
Flores was booked into the LA County jail Sunday evening on three counts of homicide.CBS Information
She stated that when Flores was eliminated on a stretcher, “she stored popping up, leaping up saying, ‘The place’s my Bible? The place’s my Bible?”
Authorities haven’t stated how the kids died or disclose a doable motive for the crime.
“The deaths of those three kids are really horrific and tragic. As a mum or dad and a grandparent, I ship my heartfelt condolences to the individuals who love them,” LA County District Legal professional George Gascon stated in an announcement.
An unidentified man places a wood tub brush within the trash can on the home Monday.AP Picture/Damian Dovarganes
“We are going to proceed to work with Los Angeles Police detectives and my prosecutors will make a submitting resolution as soon as they’ve reviewed the entire proof,” he added, Fox Information reported.