ORANGEBURG, SC (KSLA) –Authorities in Orangeburg County, South Carolina said a mother allegedly confessed Tuesday morning to killing her two young sons.
29-year-old Shaquan Duley is expected to be charged with murdering her two-year-old and 18-month-old sons.
Orangeburg County officials say Duley allegedly suffocated her sons by putting her hand over her mouth and then allegedly strapped them into a car and driving them into a river.
Investigators also say that Duley told them that she was allegedly distraught after a dispute with her own mother.
Police say Duley was unemployed, living with her mother and reportedly struggling to make ends meet. Investigators say she just wanted to be free.
Reportedly during questioning, Orangeburg County detectives say Duley showed no remorse.
Formal charges are expected to come for Duley by Wednesday.