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Oklahoma City mother gets life in fatal infant stabbing


OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma City woman has been sentenced to life in prison after a jury convicted her of fatally stabbing her infant son.

The jury found Raven Veloz, 24, guilty Thursday of first-degree murder and two counts of assault and battery with a lethal weapon after a two-week trial, The Oklahoman reported. The jury rejected Veloz's insanity defense.

Prosecutors say Veloz stabbed and killed 8-month-old Ezekiel Veloz and injured her daughter, Sophia Veloz, and boyfriend, Sergio Garcia, in the July 2016 attack. She was taken to county jail after being treated for apparently sel...

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