- Texas Department of Justice
- Genene Jones
Jones, 69, is scheduled to appear in the 399th state District Court on Thursday morning. She's currently being held at the Bexar County jail.
Bexar County District Attorney Joe Gonzales told MySanAntonio.com he would have no comment until a plea deal is reached Thursday. Details of such an agreement are unavailable.
Jones, who worked as a pediatric intensive care nurse in what became University Hospital, is accused of killing five children ranging in age from 3 months to 2 years. The babies were given an overdose of muscle relaxers or another drug, according to court documents.
Jones is scheduled to stand trial in February and faces up to life in prison for each of the deaths.
She's been in prison since 1984 after a murder conviction for administering a fatal overdose to a 15-month-old baby at a medical office in Kerr County.
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