Brother On Life Support In Bathtub Drowning - ABC FOX Montana Local News, Weather, Sports KTMF | KWYB

Brother On Life Support In Bathtub Drowning

Posted: Updated:
The district attorney's office says the 6-year-old brother of a boy who drowned in a bathtub has no brain activity and is on life support. The district attorney's office says the 6-year-old brother of a boy who drowned in a bathtub has no brain activity and is on life support.
MCCANDLESS, Pa. -

The district attorney's office says the 6-year-old brother of a boy who drowned in a bathtub has no brain activity and is on life support.

The boys' mother, 40-year-old Laurel Michelle Schlemmer, is jailed on criminal homicide and other charges in the death of her 3-year-old son, Luke, and for injuries suffered by his brother Daniel on Tuesday.

Allegheny County district attorney's spokesman Mike Manko confirmed the injured boy's status. It first emerged during a bond hearing Thursday for Schlemmer, of McCandless.

Schlemmer didn't speak during the short video conference. Her attorney, Michael Machen, declined to comment after the hearing.

Schlemmer is in jail and on suicide watch. Her attorney got permission to have her evaluated by a psychiatrist.

Authorities say she sat on the boys in the tub after she heard "crazy voices."

(Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

  • Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>>

  • Philippine president declares martial law for 60 days following extremist attack

    Philippine president declares martial law for 60 days following extremist attack

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 12:20 PM EDT2017-05-23 16:20:10 GMT

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) - Philippine military officials say a group of heavily armed militants backing the Islamic State group has barged into a southern city and troops are battling the gunmen. Regional military spokesman Lt. Col. Joar Herrera said by telephone that army and police forces were battling at least 15 fighters from a Muslim rebel group called Maute on Tuesday in the village of Basak Malutlut in Marawi.

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) - Philippine military officials say a group of heavily armed militants backing the Islamic State group has barged into a southern city and troops are battling the gunmen. Regional military spokesman Lt. Col. Joar Herrera said by telephone that army and police forces were battling at least 15 fighters from a Muslim rebel group called Maute on Tuesday in the village of Basak Malutlut in Marawi.

  • Suspect arrested in connection with deadly Manchester bombing

    Suspect arrested in connection with deadly Manchester bombing

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 11:54 AM EDT2017-05-23 15:54:46 GMT

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) - Greater Manchester Police say they have arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with the apparent suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in the city. Police say the man was arrested in south Manchester Tuesday, a day after the explosion killed 22 people and injured 59, many of them teenagers. They did not provide details.

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) - Greater Manchester Police say they have arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with the apparent suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in the city. Police say the man was arrested in south Manchester Tuesday, a day after the explosion killed 22 people and injured 59, many of them teenagers. They did not provide details.

  • Injury crash closes Medical Lake Four Lakes Rd. in Cheney

    Injury crash closes Medical Lake Four Lakes Rd. in Cheney

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 11:41 AM EDT2017-05-23 15:41:35 GMT

    CHENEY, Wash. - Authorities tell us there are injuries in a two car crash that happened on Medical Lake Four Lakes Rd. near Craig Rd. in Cheney. We do not know how many people are injured or how severe the injuries are.  The crash happened Tuesday morning just before 7:15am. Medical Lake Four Lakes Rd. is closed from Craig Rd. to White Rd.

    CHENEY, Wash. - Authorities tell us there are injuries in a two car crash that happened on Medical Lake Four Lakes Rd. near Craig Rd. in Cheney. We do not know how many people are injured or how severe the injuries are.  The crash happened Tuesday morning just before 7:15am. Medical Lake Four Lakes Rd. is closed from Craig Rd. to White Rd.

Powered by Frankly

Features

  • More Features
  • Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 Cowles Montana Media. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.