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Naperville Woman Charged in Stabbing Deaths to Undergo Psych Evaluation

DuPage County judge orders psychiatric exam for Naperville babysitter Elzbieta Plackowska.

DuPage County Judge Robert Kleeman ordered a psychiatric exam for Naperville babysitter Elzbieta Plackowska, who is accused of stabbing to death her 7-year-old son and a 5-year-old girl, according to the Daily Herald.

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In the anticipation of a possible insanity defense, prosecutors filed a request last week to have Plackowska undergo a psychological evaluation, which was granted by Kleeman Tuesday, the Daily Herald reports.

Prosecutors said 40-year-old Plackowska told her 7-year-old son Justin and 5-year-old Olivia Dworakowski to get on their knees and pray before fatally stabbing both children nearly 100 times.

On the night of Oct. 30, when Plackowska was brought in for questioning after the murders, she told police that the children had evil inside of them and she was trying to get the evil and devil out of them. 

Plackowska then told police she was angry with her husband because he was gone most days working as a truck driver and did not appreciate her.

A psychological evaluation of Plackowska could begin within days, according to the Daily Herald.

Read more on the Daily Herald

Full Coverage on Naperville Patch: 

Memorial Fund Set Up for Slain 5-Year-Old Girl

New Judge Assigned for Naperville Mom Accused of Stabbing Kids to Death

Court Denies Bond for Naperville Mom Accused of Stabbing Children to Death

Police Charge Naperville Mom With Murder in Stabbing Deaths of Children

Community Reacts After Children Stabbed to Death in Naperville Home

Police Find 2 Children Stabbed to Death in Naperville Home

The Sentinel November 14, 2012 at 04:13 PM
You fail to mentino that she SUPPOSEDLY also told the coppers that she was mad at her husband because he left her alone so much.Just my opinion but I see a plea of temporary insanity ahead, whoch hardly ever works according to the legal beagle interviewed on TV. I hope it doesn't work this time either and that she spends the rest of her life out of society. MY opinion.
Despiser of Obama November 14, 2012 at 11:51 PM
Insane my ( ! ) Guilty and sane as sin! Stop the freakin games with this scum killer.

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