A woman suspected of killing her three children in Los Angeles said she did it to protect them from abuse.
On Thursday Liliana Carrillo, 30, granted a jailhouse interview to NBC affiliate KGET in Bakersfield, California, where she is being held after she was arrested on suspicion of carjacking the day her children’s bodies were discovered by their grandmother.
The children, Joanna, 3; Terry, 2; and Sierra, 6 months, were found the morning of April 10 in an apartment in the Reseda section of Los Angeles. Carrillo fled and was captured later that day after carjacking a motorist in Kern County, authorities said.
Asked what happened to the children, she told KGET, “I drowned the