Lucia Krim

Nanny who killed 2 kids gets life in prison without parole

A nanny who was convicted of brutally murdering two small children in her care while their parents were out was sentenced on Monday to life in prison without parole during a dramatic courtroom encounter.

Yoselyn Ortega wept as she spoke briefly — a rare show of emotion in a lengthy trial at which she was convicted of the gruesome October 2012 stabbing deaths of 6-year-old Lucia Krim, known as Lulu, and 2-year-old Leo Krim.

"I'm very sorry for everything that happened, but I hope that no one goes through what I have gone through," said the 55-year-old Ortega. "Although many people wish me all the worst, my life is in the hands of God."

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