Broken Arrow Mother Who Refused Medical Help For Dying Son Arrested

Sunday, January 2nd 2011, 10:57 am
By: News On 6

BROKEN ARROW, Oklahoma -- A Broken Arrow woman accused of child neglect for praying while her sick 9-year-old son died has been arrested.

Susan Grady was arrested Friday and booked into the Tulsa County Jail.

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Grady's son, Aaron, died 18 months ago from complications of diabetes. Investigators say the Broken Arrow mother refused any medical help for Aaron on religious grounds.

Read the police affidavit

Grady is a member of the Church of the First Born whose members have made headlines in the past for refusing medical help for their children.

Grady is currently free on bond.