SC Mother Accused Of Poisoning Baby With Salt, Charged With Homicide
Kimberly Martines has been charged with homicide by child abuse after feeding her 17-month-old daughter Peyton a teaspoon of salt.By Briana Altergott | August 4, 2016
A South Carolina mother is in custody after police say she poisoned her baby with a teaspoon of salt.
Authorities say 23-year-old Kimberly Martines poisoned the child in an attempt to reconnect with her husband.
"I just don't believe that she would do something like that to hurt her baby," Martines' sister said.