Police say

Trial for Mother Accused of Killing Her 2-Year-Old

By Scott Sarvay

January 20, 2011 Updated Jan 20, 2011 at 5:30 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana’s NewsCenter) - A trial date has been set for a Fort Wayne mother accused of killing her 2-year-old son.

Jury selection will begin May 24th for 31-year-old Latisha Lawson. Police say Lawson admitted to force-feeding olive oil and vinegar to her 2-year-old son, Jezaih King, to rid him of demons in November of 2009.

Lawson faces five felony counts.




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