Mother found guilty of microwaving her baby to death


(Picture: Sacramento Police / CBS / Splash News / METRO/mylo)

(Picture: Sacramento Police / CBS / Splash News / METRO/mylo)

A mother has been found guilty of killing her baby by putting her in the microwave.

Two-month-old Mirabelle Thao-Lo was found at her mother’s home in California with 60 per cent burns and radiation marks on her internal organs. Prosecutors said the baby had been in a microwave for between two-and-a-half and five minutes.

The baby’s mother, Ka Yang, 34, initially claimed she had lost consciousness while holding Mirabelle and had woken to find her next to a space heater. She then changed her story and told detectives she was in the middle of an epileptic fit… Read the full story