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Mother has “punished herself” for 43 years in Auburn bathtub drowning

  Accused of murdering her daughter in a revived cold case that stretched back to the girl’s 1970 bathtub drowning in Auburn, 67-year-old Patricia Thomas broke her sile ...

New court date in 1970 Auburn bathtub-drowning murder case

The 67-year-old murder suspect in what Auburn authorities allege was a deliberate bathtub drowning of her daughter 43 years ago is back in court - and on court-ordered home arrest ...

Bail hearing in 42-year-old murder case bumped back

AUBURN CA - A 66-year-old former Auburn woman remains in Placer County Jail on a murder charge dating back to a 1970 death of her daughter, while a possible bail hearing has been b ...

Auburn Police: Daughter says she saw mom drowning sister in 1970 tub death

AUBURN CA - Auburn Police say they watched from an adjoining room as 66-year-old Patricia Lee Thomas stated to a family member that she left her 4-year-old daughter to drown in a b ...