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Mother arrested after twin babies drown at motel

Mother arrested after twin babies drown at motel
Police are investigating after two young children drowned in Tulare. (Los Angeles Times)

Police have arrested a woman in Tulare after her twin infant sons were found drowned in a motel Thursday morning, officials said.

Heather Langdon, 37, of Lindsay, Calif., was arrested on suspicion of homicide shortly after police found the two 10-month-olds in a motel in the 700 block of South K Street, said Sgt. Jon Hamlin, a spokesman for the Tulare Police Department.

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The children were not breathing when officers arrived, and CPR was performed. They were taken to a hospital, where they were pronounced dead, police said.

“We believe she’s the one that did it,” Hamlin said of Langdon.

Officers think the children were drowned in a bathtub in the motel room, Hamlin said, because the building does not have an outdoor pool.

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