CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – A Texas woman accused of selling her two-year-old son and planning to sell her two other children to settle in a drug debt has been sent to six years in prison.
Esmeralda Garza or Corpus Christi was sent on Friday after taking a plea deal. She was convicted on three counts of selling or purchasing a child. Last June investigators discovered her son had been sold for $ 2,500. Investors also learned that she had sold two daughters, 2 and 3, as well – all to pay off a drug debt.