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2 Arizona children found dead in car seats laid to rest

The bodies of 2-year-old Lorenzo Velasquez and 9-month-old Brooklyn Velasquez were laid beside each other in the same pearly white casket at their funeral Saturday.

SUPERIOR, Ariz. - Two Arizona children who died after being left strapped in car seats in a vehicle for hours have been buried together.

The Casa Grande Dispatch reports the bodies of 2-year-old Lorenzo Velasquez and 9-month-old Brooklyn Velasquez were laid beside each other in the same pearly white casket at their funeral Saturday in the town of Superior.

The children's mother - 20-year-old Brittany Velasquez - was indicted on two counts of second-degree murder and two counts of child abuse on Wednesday.

Authorities say she was the last person to see her children alive when she left them in a car outside of a family home and went to work on the morning of March 26.

Documents show she called Superior police that night to report finding the children unresponsive in the vehicle.

She has blamed their deaths on someone she said was supposed to be watching them.

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