Klamath County Couple Charged In Death of Child

By Jim McCoy Fri 21st February Newschild abuseDanielle HevenerJeffrey HevenerThomas Hevener
A Klamath County couple have been charged with manslaughter in the death of one of their 18-month-old twins. The Herald and News reported Friday (http://bit.ly/1bSaPxw) the two are also charged with criminal mistreatment and child neglect. Authorities say their five children were locked in their rooms 14 hours a day, from 5 p.m. to 7 a.m. Sheriff Frank Skrah says the body of Jeffrey Hevener was found Sunday. The medical examiner ruled the cause of death was accidental strangulation. The parents are 28-year-old Danielle Hevener and 26-year-old Thomas Hevener. They were arrested Thursday. The surviving twin and children ages 7, 5 and 2 are in the custody of the Department of Human Services.

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