Aquelin Talamantes

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Davis Mother Sentenced In Drowning Death Of 5-Year-Old Daughter

Aquelin Talamantes, 29, was sentenced to 25 years to life, with the possibility of parole after her daughter was found dead in her trunk after a suspected drowning.


Talamantes at her arraignment back in September 2013. (Credit: CBS13)

Jury Rejects Insanity Plea Of Davis Woman Convicted Of Killing Daughter

Aquelin Talamantes’ attorney had argued that her client was not a heartless mother, but someone suffering from mental illness.


Aquelin Talamantes

Davis Woman Found Guilty Of Killing Her Daughter

Aquelin Talamantes, the Davis mother charged with drowning her 5-year-old daughter, has been found guilty of first degree murder.


Aquelin Talamantes

Jury Could Get Case Of Davis Mom Allegedly Drowning 5-Year-Old Daughter After Holiday

During weeks of testimony in the courtroom, prosecutors describe her as a cold-blooded killer hooked on prescription drugs who hated being a mother to the point of murdering one of her two children.



Trial Begins For Davis Mom Accused Of Drowning Daughter In Bathtub

Yolo County prosecutors describe Aquelin Talamantes as a cold-blooded killer who was hooked on prescription drugs, cocaine and meth, who hated being a mother to the point of murdering one of her kids.



Insanity Defense Expected For Davis Mom Accused Of Killing Daughter

A Davis mother accused of killing her five-year-old daughter is expected to plead not guilty by reason of insanity at her next court appearance scheduled for Wednesday.



Davis Mother Accused Of Drowning Daughter Asks For Psychological Evaluation

Shocked, and appearing distraught, Aqueline Talamantes appeared in front of a judge in the September death of 5-year-old Tatiana Garcia.


Tatiana Garcia

Coroner: Girl Found Dead In Mother’s Trunk Died From Drowning

Aquelin Talamantes, 29, of Davis is accused of murdering 5-year-old Tatiana Garcia in September.


Tatiana Garcia

Bitter Custody Fight Put 5-Year-Old With Mom Accused Of Killing Her

A grandmother in mourning, Martha Garcia is still coming to terms with the brutal death of 5-year-old Tatiana Garcia, allegedly killed at the hands of the girl’s mother, Aquelin Talamantes.


Talamantes at her arraignment back in September 2013. (Credit: CBS13)

Davis Mother Accused Of Killing Daughter Pleads Not Guilty

The mom was quickly escorted into the courtroom to face a judge on charges that she killed her daughter on Thursday, who was found dead in the trunk of Talamantes’ car.


Aquelin Talamantes (Credit: Talamantes family friend)

Davis Woman Accused Of Killing Daughter Diagnosed With Schizophrenia, Says Friend

A Davis mother in jail for killing her 5-year-old daughter is no stranger to heartbreaking loss. Her own mother was murdered when she was a little girl. It was a widely reported case nearly 20 years ago.


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Davis Police Visited Home Of Mother Accused Of Killing Daughter Earlier That Day

An officer went inside the home at around 9 a.m. on Thursday when Talamantes started behaving strangely, asking multiple times why the officer was at her home after the officer explained why.