Mother Burned Alive With Her Two Babies In Her Arms


Augusta Chronicle Reports

Laterrious Shantrell Watkins died with her two toddlers in her arms, trying to escape flames that had engulfed her single-wide mobile home, said Watkins’ mother, Twonna Williamson.

Firefighters were called to the residence at 301 Country Club Road about 4 a.m. Wednesday and found the bodies of Watkins, 24, and her two children, Aubrey McKie, 2, and Jacob McKie Jr., 1.

Williamson said the fire was caused by an electrical outlet in the living room.

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