Nevada mom accused of drowning son, daughter works for child welfare agency


A Nevada mother who told cops and hospital staffers she drowned her two young children has worked for a child welfare agency for three years, county officials said Thursday.

Jovan Paris Trevino, 33, was arrested Tuesday at a hospital in Bullhead City, Arizona, where she voluntarily admitted herself for treatment and confessed to killing her 1-year-old daughter, Gihanna Fox, and 4-year-old son, Christopher Fox III, according to an arrest report obtained by the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

The bodies of the children were found Monday in their Henderson home — along with a suicide note written by Trevino. She had downed over-the-counter medicine and alcohol before going to her son’s bedroom and duping him to get into a tub, police said.

“Jovan tricked Christopher into playing on his stomach in the bathtub by giving him a pair of glasses and using them to see…

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