2012-01-13 / World
Texas mom sentenced to 45 years
BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) — A Texas woman who suffocated her 6-year-old son in a New Hampshire motel room and left his body along a dirt road in Maine has been sentenced to 45 years in prison. Forty-two-year-old Julianne McCrery of Irving, Texas, spoke tearfully at her sentencing today, calling her son beautiful and brilliant. She said he did not deserve what she had done to him.