Jessica Tata was convicted of murder in the death of 16-month-old Elias Castillo, one of four children who died in a fire at her home day care after she left them alone with hot oil on the stove while she shopped at Target. (AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, Johnny Hanson)
Jurors are deliberating the punishment in the Jessica Tata murder trial. Tata was convicted of murder last Tuesday in death of 16 month old Elias Castillo. He was one of four children killed in a day care house fire.
News 92 FM’s Matt Sampsell was at the courthouse for closing arguments today.