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Dirty Little Secret - Sherwood Mom Arrested In Daughter's Murder

A Sherwood mother charged with the murder of her 11-year-old girl was taken to jail without bail Wednesday.

Kristina Buckley, 38, confessed to police that she strangled and killed her daughter to save her from pedophiles, according to a Washington County arrest warrant for murder.

The body of Cecilia Buckley was found on the living room floor of her home late afternoon on June 2. Police had been dispatched to a report of an unresponsive person.

Buckley made her confession during an ambulance ride to St. Vincent's hospital, where she was being taken for treatment of self-inflicted wounds to her wrists and neck, the warrant read.

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