Irving mother charged with capital murder following death of her 8-year-old child

Irving Police responded to an unconscious person early Sunday morning in the 2600 block of Peach Tree Lane. When officers arrived, they located a deceased 8-year-old male child.

Police opened a homicide investigation and have subsequently arrested the victim’s mother, a 30-year-old female, and charged her with Capital Murder.

The motive for the murder is still unclear, according to police, but the investigation is still ongoing.