Police: 'Crazy voices' told mother to sit on sons in bathtub

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In this photo taken on April 1, 2014, police investigate at the scene where two children, Daniel Schlemmer, 6 and Luke Schlemmer, 3, were found unresponsive in a bathtub at a home in McCandless, Pa. The mother Laurel Michelle Schlemmer, 40, was jailed without bond after she was arraigned early Wednesday, April 2, 2104, on charges including criminal homicide, aggravated assault and child endangerment. Police said in a criminal complaint, that Schlemmer heard "crazy voices" telling her to push her sons underwater before she sat on the boys in the bathtub, drowning her son Luke and leaving his brother Daniel in critical condition. (AP Photo/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Lake Fong) MAGS OUT; NO SALES; MONESSEN OUT; KITTANNING OUT; CONNELLSVILLE OUT; GREENSBURG OUT; TARENTUM OUT; NORTH HILLS NEWS RECORD OUT; BUTLER OUT