More guilty pleas entered in teen’s death by overdose

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Mother, two other women admit to their role

By Linda Ireland

A LaRue County mother agreed to serve 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to the manslaughter of her son. Two other women have also entered guilty pleas in connection to the April death of the teen.

Arrest records showed Vicki Mayo, 51, of Cissal Hill Road, was also on drugs the night her 17-year-old son, Cody Wayne Mayo, overdosed from a cocktail drug combination, including marijuana, cocaine, amphetamines, opiates and benzites.

Mayo reportedly found her unresponsive son on the family’s couch and delayed calling 911, according to the indictment warrant.

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