Several children were transported to the hospital after an SUV crashed into a day care van in Houston during the rush hour.
Former day care director Jessica Tata began her prison sentence Monday at a Texas prison. Last year, Tata was convicted of murder for a fatal day-care fire.
On Tuesday, a jury sentenced convicted murderer Jessica Tata to 80 years in prison; Tata was also ordered to pay a $10,000 fine. Tata, A day care owner was accused of leaving toddlers unsupervised in February of 2011.
Two 7-year-old girls formerly cared for by a Texas woman convicted of murder after a fire at her home day care killed four children told jurors Thursday that on separate occasions the woman left several babies unattended.
After hours of deliberation, jurors in the Jessica Tata murder trial have found Tata guilty of murder in connection with the deadly fire at her home day care. The fire killed four toddlers back in 2011.
An engineering expert says a faulty stove, not a day care owner, caused a Texas fire that killed four children.
During often tearful testimony, the mothers of four children who died in a 2011 home day care fire in Houston recounted for jurors on Wednesday the despair and grief they felt .
A prosecutor says a Houston woman charged with murder after a fire at her home day care killed four children has betrayed the families who trusted her with their kids’ lives.
A jury is set to begin hearing testimony in the trial of a Texas woman who is charged with murder in the death of a child in a fire at her day care facility.
Attorneys are preparing for a murder trial stemming from a fire at a Houston home day care center that left four children dead and injured three others.