Mother accused of stabbing her children to death, police say
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT/Gray News) – A mother in Kentucky accused of stabbing her two children to death is facing murder charges, according to police.
WKYT reported authorities were called to respond to a report of a “cutting/stabbing” at a home around 7:30 p.m. Monday.
Police say they found three people injured when officers arrived at the scene. They were all taken to the hospital, where two children died.
According to the coroner, the siblings, 5 and 13 years old, died from multiple stab wounds.
The coroner said the children’s mother, 43-year-old Nikki James, was the third person involved. She was charged with two counts of murder, according to police.
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