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1-year-old Stabbed to Death by Mother in New Jersey; Mom Also Drowned Two Kids to Death in Pool; Father Left Devastated after Tragic Deaths

1-year-old Stabbed to Death by Mother in New Jersey; Mom Also Drowned Two Kids to Death in Pool; Father Left Devastated after Tragic Deaths

A tragic incident has occurred in New Jersey, where a mother is facing accusations of causing the untimely deaths of her two young children. The authorities have determined that the cause of death was drowning.

On the afternoon of June 25, police in Lakewood swiftly responded to a distressing incident involving two children experiencing cardiac arrest, as reported by the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office. Efforts to provide life-saving aid at the scene proved to be unsuccessful.

Tragically, the young children, aged 3 and 1, were declared deceased at the location, as stated by prosecutors in a press statement.

According to the statement obtained by PEOPLE, a woman named Naomi Elkins, 27, has been taken into custody and is facing charges of murder. The investigation revealed that the 1-year-old child had been stabbed, while both children, whose identities have not been disclosed by the prosecutor’s office, were found drowned.

Prosecutors have confirmed that Elkins is currently being held at the Ocean County Jail. Additionally, she faces charges related to the possession and unlawful use of a weapon.

It remains uncertain whether Elkins has entered a plea or secured legal representation.

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