Crime

Heather Jensen arrested in deaths of two children left in up to 145 degree heat

In Colorado, we know the term "hypothermia," a condition denoting dangerously low body temperature. Less commonly heard in these parts is "hyperthermia" -- suffering from an abnormally high body temp. But a coroner has determined that William and Tyler Jensen, ages two and four, died of the latter after being left in a car with the heat blasting. And their mom, Heather Jensen, has been busted as a result. Details and the arrest affidavit below.
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