An Oregon mom appeared in court docket Monday on prices that she killed her 3-year-old daughter.
Police who pulled over Rebekah Gasperino for a visitors violation early Saturday morning mentioned they discovered as they spoke together with her that “she could also be a hazard to herself or others” and instantly dispatched officers to examine on the well-being of her daughter, Sophia.
The officers who responded to the house discovered Sophia’s physique, KATU reported. Police haven’t mentioned how the lady died, however prosecutors mentioned in court docket Monday that Gasperino, 32, admitted killing her daughter.
Courtroom paperwork reveal that Gasperino and the lady’s father have been battling over custody for the final 18 months. The daddy filed for an order of quick hazard within the fall of 2020 and once more earlier this month, however each instances a decide decided the kid was not in quick hazard.
In a March 23 protecting motion plan, the Division of Human Companies mentioned that “Rebekah has a non secular imaginative and prescient by which Sophia is lifeless and he or she is uncertain how Sophia is killed in her imaginative and prescient,” the Albany Democrat-Herald reported. That plan was included in the newest submitting by the child’s father for an order of quick hazard, which was dismissed on April 1.
Gasperino has been charged with first diploma homicide, aggravated homicide, illegal use of a weapon/aggravated assault, and legal mistreatment and ordered held with out bail, in accordance with jail data. She’ll return to court docket on Could 9.
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