The defense in the murder investigation of the death of a 13-month-old baby are making shocking claims against the baby's mother.
On Friday, lawyers submitted a motion requesting Sherry West submit to drug testing. According to new court documents, defense lawyers claim West has traded sex for drugs in the past. In their attempt to take hits at her credibility they also accuse West of a drug addiction. The defense is also now calling into question her memory on the day her 13-month-old baby was shot and killed. Right now, she is the only eyewitness of the account.
17-year-old DeMarquise Elkins and another teen are charged with murder in connection to the shooting death of 13-month-old Antonio Santiago. Elkins next court dates are scheduled for May 10th and May 24th.