A Texas girl was sentenced to twenty years in jail after dumping her 2-year-old daughter’s corpse — after which making an attempt to cross off a life-sized doll because the woman.
Tiaundra Christon, 23, was discovered responsible of tampering with a human corpse within the October 2018 disappearance of her daughter, Hazana Anderson, Click2Houston reported Tuesday.
The toddler was the topic of a large search involving greater than 160 folks after Christon claimed she’d misplaced her in a School Station park.
The mother had simply returned to the realm after a visit to Houston to go to her boyfriend Kenny Hewett, Galveston County Prison District Lawyer Jack Roady stated in a press release.
Mates reported seeing glimpses of Christon with the tot, and Walmart surveillance footage confirmed the mother pushing what gave the impression to be her daughter in a stroller, Roady stated.
However the case took a good darker flip when police found a life-sized doll wearing clothes equivalent to what Christon had stated her daughter was carrying when she vanished.
The doll was present in a trash can throughout the road from the place Christon parked her automotive.
Officers discovered that Christon had carried the doll round after coming back from Houston, “pretending it was her child,” Roady stated within the assertion.
Christon later admitted that the tot had died in her Houston lodge room — after she and her boyfriend abused her, in keeping with the information launch.
The twisted couple dumped the woman’s physique in a Texas Metropolis lake, the place she was fished out days later.
Her official explanation for demise was by no means decided.
Christon had pleaded not responsible within the case. Her co-defendant, Hewett, pleaded responsible to the identical cost in November 2019 and was additionally sentenced to the utmost 20 years in jail.