Police say Houston’s mother was charged with murder for the death of her six-year-old child.
According to prosecutors, 25-year-old Ashley Marks has been accused of addicting his son Jason Sanchez Marks with stimulants, cocaine and other drugs and dying in June 2020.
Prosecutor says mark KTRK reportedly killed the boy to raise a total of $ 100,000 in life insurance policies.
According to court documents, Marks has also been accused of giving his son toxic doses of the allergic antihistamines chlorpheniramine and diphenhydramine, and the cough suppressant dextromethorphan.
According to his obituary Jason I had just finished my first year with an “excellent report card” and was looking forward to my second year before I died. Jason was said to be a boy who loved playing with his sister, going to the Natural Science Museum for dinosaur exhibits, and visiting the Houston Zoo.
“He was a smart and caring kid who loved playing with toy cars and dressing up as a cowboy,” the obituary said. “His dream was to work in a rodeo or become a firefighter.”
according to Texas A family protection services report obtained by KHOU, Jason and his sister took care of their grandfather after being diagnosed with tuberculosis in April 2020.
Marks went home to give the children medicine, but the girl refused, the press reported.
“My grandfather repeatedly contacted my mother for two days to inform her that her 6-year-old child was ill (vomiting projectiles, illusions, sleeplessness), but both her mother and grandfather were 6-year-old children. He said he didn’t ask for treatment. He turned one year old because his child’s condition deteriorated, “KHOU said.
Marks was denied the bond at a court hearing on Thursday.