Hendersonville TN police charge mother in death of newborn sons www.privateofficer.com
HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn.Sept 15 2011 – Police have charged a Hendersonville mother in the deaths of her two newborn sons.
25-year-old Lindsey Lowe was arrested on Wednesday and charged with two counts of first degree murder.
Police were called out to a home on Park Circle around 9 a.m. by Lowe’s father who had found the two boys unresponsive. Police said the deaths were immediately deemed suspicious due to the location of the infant and absence of the mother.
Police located Lowe. She was taken to the police department where she was cooperative during interviews. She is currently undergoing medical evaluation.
Police would not speculate on how the infants died, but said there were no signs of trauma or abuse. However, they did have enough information to arrest and charge her.
Police said aspects of the investigation are pending further scientific examination, including the identity of the babies’ father.
Both of the infants’ bodies were transported to the Medical Examiner’s office for autopsy.