WASHINGTON COUNTY, Okla. (KTUL) — On Thursday, a Washington County jury found 44-year-old Tracy Nelson guilty of first degree manslaughter in the death of her foster son in June 2017.
The police report said the child died from blunt force trauma to the neck and head. The medical examiner ruled his death as a homicide.
Bartlesville police arrested Nelson in December 2017 for the seven-month-old's death.
The jury recommended life in prison for Nelson. She is scheduled to be sentenced at 9 a.m. on Nov. 2.