TULARE, Calif. — Police arrested a mom on suspicion of drowning her twin 10-month-old sons whose our bodies had been discovered Thursday in a motel in central California.
Heather Langdon was taken into custody a day after cops helped prepare for her and her youngsters to spend the night time within the motel after she was instructed she may not stay at a ladies’s shelter in Tulare as a result of she was inflicting a disturbance.
Tulare police Sgt. Jon Hamlin stated officers had no earlier contact with the 37-year-old Langdon and would have referred to as for psychological well being help in the event that they believed she was a hazard to herself or the youngsters.
He stated the officers didn’t wish to go away with out discovering shelter for them on the chilly, wet night time, in order that they discovered a non-profit company prepared to pay for the motel room.
Investigators haven’t but recognized the victims’ father.
The boys weren’t respiration when officers arrived on the motel early Thursday. They had been pronounced useless at a hospital.
Langdon was being held in jail with out bail. Jail data don’t point out if she is represented by an lawyer.
Tulare is about 46 miles (74 kilometres) south of Fresno.