October 17, 2017 9:01 am
Updated: October 17, 2017 2:08 pm

Mom accused of killing her 2 toddlers by putting them in oven, turning it on

WATCH ABOVE: A makeshift memorial outside the apartment where police say an Atlanta mother killed her two young sons by cooking them alive in the oven.


An Atlanta mom is accused of killing her two young sons by putting them in the oven and cooking them alive, according to local police.

Lamora Williams is charged with murder in the deaths of her one and two-year-old sons.

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Authorities said the mother placed the toddlers in the oven and turned it on, then called the father of the children to show him a video of the gruesome scene.

When investigators arrived, the toddlers had burns on their bodies.

The third son, who is three-years-old, was found unharmed.

Williams is charged with two counts of murder and cruelty to children in the first degree.

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Williams waived a court appearance Monday and was denied bail.

Williams’ sister, Tabitha Hollingsworth, says Williams should be put on suicide watch in the Fulton County jail.

*With files from the Associated Press

© 2017 Reuters

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