Mother Found Guilty Of Killing Son Days After Obtaining Full Custody

February 9, 2023   |   Tags:

In a case that raised concerns about the behavior of child welfare officials, a Minnesota woman who asked a store clerk for ammo that would “blow the biggest hole” was found guilty on Wednesday of killing shooting her 6-year-old son just 10 days after obtaining full custody of him. According to investigators, Eli was shot as he was in his mother’s car in a Lake Minnetonka Regional Park parking lot in Minnetrista. After stopping her for a traffic infraction on May 20, police discovered the body in the trunk. Julissa Thaler found guilty on all counts in murder of her