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Death Penalty to be Sought for Mom, Boyfriend Charged In 10-Year-Old’s Death

The prosecution announced Wednesday that the death penalty will be sought against a Lancaster woman and her boyfriend, who are charged with the torture-murder of her 10-year-old son. Heather Barron, 29, and Kareem Leiva, 33, remain jailed without bail in connection with the June 21, 2018, death of her son, Anthony Avalos. Prosecutors allege that […]