A woman whose weight -- and false murder confession -- once garnered her the nickname "Half-Ton Killer" explained why she lied to cover for her sister. Rosales weighed 1, pounds in in , when she was charged with murdering her 2-year-old nephew , Eliseo Jr. Rosales claimed that she killed the boy by accident, but her story didn't carry any weight. Eventually, an autopsy showed that the boy died after getting hit, not being smothered. Rosales confessed that she was covering for her sister, Jamie, who murdered the boy. Prosecutors dropped charges against Rosales in January , and Jamie was sentenced to 15 years in prison.
Half ton woman once accused of killing nephew by rolling on him loses 800lbs
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Mayra Rosales, 'Half-Ton Killer,' Explains Why She Lied About Murdering Her Nephew
By Anneta Konstantinides For Dailymail. A 1,lb woman, once dubbed the 'half-ton killer' after she falsely confessed to accidentally killing her nephew, has lost lb. Mayra Rosales, from Texas, said she had given up on life when she decided to protect her sister Jamie and take the blame for the death of her nephew Eliseo in Rosales, 34, told police she had smothered the child by rolling on top of him, a claim later disproved when autopsy results revealed the boy had died from multiple injuries to his skull.
Mayra Lizbeth Rosales born is a Mexican American woman known for being, at one point, the heaviest living woman. At her heaviest, she weighed kg 1, lb. She decided to get her life back in order to get custody of her sister's children, who had no parents to take care of them at that time.