Mother accused of killing 3 children back in court

FILE: This photo from January 11, 2017 shows Brittany Pilkington walking into a Logan County court. (WDTN Photo/Mike Burianek)

BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (WDTN) – The woman accused of killing her three children was in a Logan County courtroom Tuesday.

Pilkington faces three aggravated murder charges, accused of killing her 3 sons over a 13-month period. Police say Noah, Gavin and Niall Pilkington all died while in the care of their now 24-year-old mother between July 2014 and August 2015.

The scheduled a motion hearing for August 21 and a conference to schedule the trial date in September.

The trial was to begin in March but has been delayed.

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