Funeral held for boy as mom faces murder charge

Nerlin Lizbeth Sarmiento, 32, has been charged with first-degree murder in Omar's death. (Photo...

Nerlin Lizbeth Sarmiento, 32, has been charged with first-degree murder in Omar's death. (Photo Supplied/QMI Agency)

DAVE LAZZARINO, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 4:27 AM ET

EDMONTON - A seven-year-old Edmonton boy was laid to rest Saturday as his mother stands accused of his murder.

Omar Jajoy was treated for injury in his Edmonton home Tuesday after police were called to the scene.

He was brought to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Soon afterward, his mother, Nerlin Sarmiento, 32, was charged with first-degree murder.

 


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