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I-Team: Prior investigation into allegations of neglect days before 2 children were found dead


LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Jovan Trevino’s job was to assist households, however the I-Team has discovered there was an investigation into her family, shortly before police say she killed her children.

“The mother of my child killed my son,” Christopher Fox is heard on the cellphone telling a 911 operator on July 19.

First, Fox found his 4-year-old son, Christopher, after which he found his one-year-old daughter, Gihanna.

However, there was no signal of his fiance, and mom to his children, Jovan Trevino.

At the time, Trevino additionally labored for the Department of Family Services.

“Their mom told me she was gonna do it, she really was,” stated Fox.

Henderson police say Trevino drowned the children and tried to take her personal life.

However, she was arrested the identical day in Arizona.

The I-Team obtained proof on the middle of the case together with a replica of a notice which detectives say Trevino left on her cellular phone. It reads partially: “I am sorry… there is no way I would walk off this earth and leave my precious children behind.” Trevino’s notice additionally continues by saying: “So bad that I was facing a suspension or dismissal at work… meaning lose everything or near because who’s to say when I would have been employed again.”

According to Clark County, Trevino was a household companies assistant with DFS and employed with the county since July of 2019.

The job included serving to households apply for help and monitoring visitations.

According to a DFS doc, the company obtained a report alleging neglect two days before the children’s lives were taken.

Fox testified in entrance of the grand jury {that a} little one safety companies employee went to the home the afternoon before he found his children however no person (which means Trevino) answered the door.

In Trevino’s notice, she additionally refers back to the stress of her ex-relationship and addresses Fox, she writes, “I forgive you for everything and will always love you.”

The I-Team has discovered there were allegations of home violence in opposition to Fox.

He was beforehand ordered to keep away from Trevino and accused of violating the order of safety at the very least twice.

The I-Team reached out to Fox by means of his lawyer. He, nonetheless, declined an interview.

On the 911 name, Fox is heard blaming himself for his children’s deaths.

FOX: “I did this.”

OPERATOR: “You did not do this.”

FOX: “I can’t believe I let this happen.”

Trevino is at present in jail going through homicide fees. A county spokesman says she was now not employed by DFS as of Aug. 5.

The I-Team requested an interview with Trevino and didn’t obtain a response.

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