Texas Nurse Allegedly Confessed to Killing Dozens of Small Children: ‘I Really Did Kill Those Babies’

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PEOPLE.com—This week, prosecutors presented an alleged prison confession from a Texas pediatric nurse convicted of killing of killing one toddler but suspected of killing as many as 60 small children. Genene Jones, 67, is known as the “Angel of Death” for the string of deaths that followed her at various hospitals and clinics around San Antonio between 1977 and 1982. She was sentenced to 99 years in prison in 1984 for knowingly administering a fatal overdose to 15-month-old Chelsea McClennan at a clinic in...

Texas former nurse confessed to killing dozens of children in her care. Genene Jones, 67, was charged with five additional murders just months before she was due for early release in San Antonio last month.