Del City Teen Charged In Murder Of Her Infant Son


Tuesday, April 23rd 2013, 4:41 pm
By: News 9


A Del City teenager is charged in the death of her infant son.

Jennifer Respicio, 14, is charged with murder. Court documents filed Tuesday morning show 7-month-old Jaiden Respicio died from blunt force trauma. The child was reportedly turning blue and unable to hold up his head when paramedics arrived at the family's home on Sunday, April 21.

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The infant also allegedly had bruises all over his body. The baby was taken to OU Children's Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

A judge will decide if the teen mother will be tried as an adult or a youthful offender.