2 children fatally stabbed, mother held in Memphis

2 children fatally stabbed, mother held in Memphis

August 1st, 2013 by Associated Press in Local - Breaking News

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Police in Memphis have arrested a woman after her two children were fatally stabbed.

Police said the mother was in custody late Wednesday night. The Commercial Appeal reported the children were 6 years old and nearly 2 years old. They were taken to Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, but later died.

The mother, whose name was not immediately released, was arrested at the scene.