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Half Ton Killer

'Half-Ton Killer: Transformed': Mayra Rosales Lost Nearly 800 Pounds

Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

Mayra Rosales rose to fame in 2008 for claiming to have killed her 2-year-old nephew by sitting on him. She weighed 1,100 lbs. then, but she was lying...

'Half-Ton Killer' Reveals Why She Lied About Nephew's Murder

Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

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...

'Half-ton Killer' Reveals Startling New Look

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.19.2013 | Weird News

In the last 24 months, Mayra Rosales has had two heavy loads lifted from her. In Jan. 2012, she was acquitted of the 2008 murder of her nephew, Eli...

'Half-Ton Killer?' Covers Mayra Rosales, Who Claimed She Fell On Her Nephew

Posted 10.11.2012 | TV

The shocking story of Mayra Rosales and the 2008 death of her young nephew were spotlighted on TLC's "Half-Ton Killer?" Rosales told authorities that ...

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW: The Case Of The Half Ton Killer

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.10.2012 | Weird News

When Sergio Valdez saw his 1000-pound client, Marya Rosales, in bed for the first time, he almost mistook some of her folds of fat for pillows. "We...

Woman Was 'Too Fat To Kill'

Posted 09.27.2012 | Crime

Mayra Rosales claimed she killed her 2-year-old nephew Eliseo Jr. when she accidentally rolled over and crushed him under her 1,100 pound frame. Bu...