Police: Woman killed her infant, ate part of brain – USATODAY.com

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — San Antonio police say a woman accused of beheading her 3-week-old infant son used a knife and two swords in the attack and ate some of the child’s body parts.

San Antonio Police Chief William McManus told reporters Monday that Otty Sanchez’s attack on her son, Scott Wesley Buchholtz-Sanchez, was “too heinous” to fully discuss.

But he says Sanchez ate part of the newborn’s brain and bit off three of his toes before stabbing herself twice.

Police say the 33-year-old Sanchez told officers who were called to her house early Sunday that she killed her son at the devil’s request.

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***Update***: in spite of this coming in today’s USAToday news email, it is actually a story from 2009, as indicated on the linked page.  I guess the folks at Gannett are going green and recycling news.

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2 responses

  1. Why bring this story back up? Didn’t this happen in 2009?

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    1. Now that you mention it, I like the 2009 byline date on the USAToday linked article. Yet it came from today’s (5/30/12) daily news email. Gotta love it… recycled news.

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