Oklahoma Woman Faces Murder Trial In Death Of Newborn Son

Monday, February 11th 2013, 11:14 am
By: News On 6

An Oklahoma woman is scheduled to go on trial in Iowa Monday, accused of killing her newborn baby son nearly 18 months ago.

Thirty-two-year-old Hillary Tyler, of Mulhall, is accused of killing the boy September 20, 2011, after giving birth to him in a Fort Dodge motel room. Tyler had been staying at the Super 8 while in Fort Dodge for temporary work, according to the Fort Dodge Messenger.

Police received a call from a motel employee and found the newborn's body.

Tyler is in jail on a $1 million bond.

The trial was postponed on three earlier dates.