Mom accused of killing son with hand sanitizer is indicted for murder

BELLE CHASSE, LA (WAFB) - A Belle Chase mother accused of killing her young son with hand sanitizer has been indicted on murder charges.

The Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's office says 20-year-old Erika Wigstrom admitted to poisoning her 17-month-old son on at least two different occasions. The previous attempt meant the Grand Jury also indicted Wigstrom with attempted murder. Wigstrom's next court appearance is in May.

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