Mother Of Dead Babies Could Be Sent To Mental Hospital

Felicia Boots is ruled unfit to attend Old Bailey

The mother accused of smothering her two young children to death could be sent to a mental hospital. A hearing was held at the Old Bailey today, and was adjourned provisionally until August 10th for a plea and case management hearing.

Felicia Boots, 34, is said to have killed her ten-week-old son and 14-month-old daughter.

Her investment banker husband, Jeffrey, discovered his children's lifeless bodies when he returned to their £1.2 million house in Kllarney Road Wandsworth on May 9th..

Paramedics were called to the scene but were unable to save the children.

Boots, a hair stylist from Canada, was due to appear for a brief hearing at the Old Bailey today, but was ruled unfit to attend court by doctors at Holloway prison.


May 16, 2012