Washington: social workers had been probing woman’s DWI habits since 2003; woman killed her kid in 2010 — not bad for government work!

From The Herald; Everett, Washington
EVERETT — State child welfare workers received an anonymous tip in July that a Marysville mother was routinely driving her kids around while she was drunk.
Two months later, the woman’s 7-year-old son, Isayah, was dead. The boy was crushed to death when he was partially ejected from his mom’s Ford pickup truck.
Prosecutors allege that Kortnie Forbes was drunk when she ran off McRae Road outside Arlington and crashed into power poles and a large boulder. She reportedly told police she’d had two beers and two shots of rum before driving toward home with Isayah and her two other children, ages 5 and 3……MORE

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