Susan Leigh Vaughan Smith was sentenced to life in prison for murdering her two children in 1994. Initially, Smith had claimed that an African American man stole her car and kidnapped her sons. Subsequently, she admitted to drowning her two sons by rolling her car into a lake with the boys trapped inside.

Smith was born on September 26, 1971 as Susan Leigh Vaughan in Union, South Carolina, to Harry and Linda Vaughan. She was the youngest of three children and the couple's only daughter. Her parents divorced when Susan ...

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