Mother drowns twins in Virginia motel bathtub

Mother drowns twins in Virginia motel bathtub (CNN Newsource, KGPE)

TULARE, Calif. (WKRC) - Thursday morning a mother drowned her twins in a bathtub in a Virginia motel room.

Family members are devastated by the loss of Mason and Maddox Murguia.

Heather Langdon had been staying at a nearby women's shelter but was kicked out.

"Officers arrived there and the shelter asked that she leave the for causing the disturbances," Sergeant Jon Hamlin said

Police dropped her off at the motel where one woman named Susan Diaz said Langdon seemed in a daze.

"She was just standing there looking around. She looked kind of worried like something was wrong," Diaz said.

Another resident Maria Marez said she ran into Langdon's room when she heard her call for help.

Marez said, "She kept saying that 'i almost drowned them. I almost drowned by babies' and she was trying to help the babies. But I didn't know that they were already deceased."

Langdon and her husband have been divorced for several years and they have three more sons. ages 14, 13 and five.

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