Breaking News: Bradley County Mother Tasha Bates Found Guilty of First Degree Murder in Death of 2 Sons

Tasha Bates Cries Softly After Shes Found Guilty of Murder
Tasha Bates Cries Softly After Shes Found Guilty of Murder
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 8/29/2013 7:57 pm
(WDEF)  The jury in the Bradley County trial of Tasha Bates Moses finds her guilty of first degree murder in the death of her two sons, River and Leland.
     She faces a life sentence with the possibility of parole.
     The mother also faced drug charges and admitted on the stand to using methamphetamine two days before her sons died.
     The jury found Bates not guilty of initiation of the manufacturing of methamphetamine but guilty of facilitation.
     Tasha Bates' sister ran out of the courtroom in tears after hearing the possible sentence.
     Bates herself cried softly as family members sobbed in the courtroom Thursday night.
     The sentencing hearing has been set for November 25th. 
Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
Featured Partners
www.baylorschool.org/summer
Experience Baylor summer camp - a 70 year tradition of summer fun and adventure. What are you waiting for? Make the most of summer by signing up today!
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
www.STNS.org
Register now for St. Nicholas summer camp whose mission & purpose is to provide a fun learning experience for children, developing physical, cultural, social and intellectual abilities.
www.bojangles.com
Click here to enter for your chance to win a Bojangles Breakfast Combo. Then, watch WDEF News 12 This Morning for daily winner announcements!
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.