Powderhorn Ski Area
The mother whose two sons died of overheating after she left them in a running SUV last winter has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
The jury has received the case in the trial for a young mother accused of killing her sons.
The trial for a young mother accused of killing her sons began in a Grand Junction courtroom on Tuesday.
A mother accused in the deaths of her children may strike a deal with prosecutors to avoid trial. Police said Heather Jensen abandoned her two young boys to have sex with a man in another car last November.
A mother charged in the deaths of her children has asked for a different attorney.
The two young brothers who died after overheating in a locked SUV last year have finally been laid to rest months later.
A mother accused of keeping her young sons locked in a heated SUV while she had sex with a man appeared in court on Monday.
The Mesa County District Attorney said there is no evidence of premeditation in the case of a Colorado mother arrested in the accidental death of her two boys.
A Colorado mother arrested in Florida and charged in the accidental death of her two boys will not fight extradition.
The mother of two children who died after being left alone in an SUV for 90 minutes in Mesa County in Nov. 2012 has been arrested in Florida.