Felicia Chen, the mother of Mile 8 on the Western Highway who police claim is responsible for the murder of three of her four young children in April of this year was today before the court to get another adjournment. She appeared before Magistrate Leslie Hamilton in where all media were asked to leave and the matter was held en camera. We understand that inside the courtroom, Magistrate Hamilton heard from Chen’s Psychiatrist Nurse and a Social Worker. Chen got another adjournment to September 3 and was ordered more time in a facility.
Chen on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 was charge with three counts of murder for the Saturday, April 27, 2013 drowning of 3 of her 4 children ages 1, 3 and 4 years old which included 2 girls and a boy. Her eldest daughter, age 6, saw what her mother was doing and as a result ran for help.