Mom charged with murdering 3-month-old son - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Mom charged with murdering 3-month-old son

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Dailyn Cruz-Abrea Dailyn Cruz-Abrea

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville woman is being arraigned today after police say she killed her infant son at the Fountain Square Apartments in West Buechel in late March. 

According to the arrest report, 26-year-old Dailyn Cruz-Abrea called 911 on March 30 and stated she had smothered her baby and wanted to know the fastest way to kill herself. When police arrived, they found the 3-month-old in bed. 

Police say Cruz-Abrea admitted that she smothered the boy, now identified as Lucas Paez Cruz.

Using an interpreter, Cruz-Abrea pleaded not guilty to one count of murder. Her bond was set at $500,000. She's due back in court at the end of the month. 


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