Mother arrested for murder after daughter died of ‘terminal illness’

Kelly Turner, who claimed her daughter died of a terminal illness two years ago, is now facing multiple charges, including first-degree murder and charitable fraud.
1:49 | 10/22/19

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She was the little girl who captured Colorado's heart with her smiled. Pratt area. And broke it when she passed away. It about less a lot of her quest to become my. Breath and just seven years old Olivia Gant was many things an honorary police officer firefighter a child not to be fighting a terminal incurable disease. Season intestinal failure. And we don't know how much longer she acts but Monday two years after little Bolivia dyed her mother Kelly turner was arrested for her murder. In a seventeen page indictment Douglas County prosecutors laid out their case against turner a case that started last year when she began bringing in her other daughter to a hospital for treatment. Turner claimed this daughter had cancer in the past only there were no medical records to prove it no records to prove many of the mother's medical claims for either of her daughter. That's when doctors at Children's Hospital Colorado reported it to police the Jefferson county department of human services express concerns that turner quote. May have been benefiting from this attention and motivated some of the medical treatment. And that they had concern that turner had a quote financial and social motivation. Ago funny for Olivea generated more than 22000 dollars the make a wish foundation and professional miracles foundation also donated thousands. Throughout the arrest affidavit though several of Bolivia's doctors said none of her conditions were terminal. And that they quote gave pushed back when turner made the decision to withdraw all Olivia from treatment. One doctor even said he was quote shocked when he heard that turner withdrew all medical care and Olivea passed away now turner faces thirteen charges from first degree murder to charitable fraud. A Libya's life and death. Now a question for investigators.

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