East Troy mother faces court Tuesday in drowned twins case

CREATED Nov 8, 2011

  • Print
  • Video by wtmj.com


ELKHORN - A mother from East Troy was to head back to a courtroom in Walworth County on Tuesday as the suspect in a child neglect case.

Melody Butt, 26, faces accusations of sleeping while her 11-month-old twins drowned in a bathtub.

She was to be arraigned Tuesday on felony child neglect charges.

Police said she fell asleep after leaving her twins in a bathtub in September.

Click on the video link to get more details on Melody Butt's charges.