Quincy, Mass. mother not guilty of son's death by insanity

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July 10, 2013, 6:15 am
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(NECN) - A Quincy, Mass. mother has been found not guilty by reason of insanity in the murder of her son.
In a jury waived-trial, a judge Tuesday found "Li Rong Zhang" lacked criminal responsibility at the time, exhibiting psychotic depression and paranoid delusions.
Her 8-year-old son was found dead, locked in the master bedroom of their home in 2011.
In the room was a wok filled with charcoal briquettes burning, emitting poisonous carbon monoxide.

Tags: massachusetts, death, Quincy, Insanity, trial, wok
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