Arizona Mom Accused of Murdering Her Sons
(Maricopa County, Arizona) A 22-year-old local woman, Mireya Lopez, has been accused of drowning her twin 2-year-old sons because they were not loved.
Lopez has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder.
Lopez told investigators Sunday she drowned her twin 2-year-old sons in a bathtub at her home, according to police reports. She then swaddled them in blankets in an upstairs bedroom.Lopez is in jail with bond set at $2 million.
Police said Lopez also attempted to drown her 3-year-old stepbrother.