Iowa trial for Oklahoma woman accused of killing her newborn baby starts Monday

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

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Published: February 11, 2013
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FORT DODGE, Iowa — An Oklahoma woman is scheduled to go on trial in Iowa, accused of killing her newborn baby son nearly 18 months ago.

Thirty-two-year-old Hillary Tyler, of Mulhall, Okla., is accused of killing the boy Sept. 20, 2011, after giving birth to him in a Fort Dodge motel room.

Tyler had been staying at the motel while in Fort Dodge for temporary work.

A local newspaper says that Tyler's trial on a charge of first-degree murder is scheduled to begin Monday. Trial was postponed on three earlier dates.

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