When Monterey County deputies went to a Salinas area home, they discovered three malnourished and injured children, one of whom was chained to the wall. Two women, domestic partners, were arrested and charged.
Fort Lauderdale -
Alexandria Sladon-Marler was arrested yesterday after the Florida woman's story she had had an abortion did not add up. Police allege she gave birth to a live baby boy that was later found in a trash bin.
Bowling Green -
According to police, the parents of a blended Kentucky family left the children by themselves for more than a week in a house that had no food and no air conditioning. Police also discovered nine dogs and a cat in the feces-strewn home.
A Red Bay man will spend life in prison after pleading guilty to killing his new born son in 2005. After entering the plea, he turned to the mother of the child and said, "I'm sorry for what I did."