Dead boy's mum admits misleading police

Esther Adongo Timberlake has admitted misleading police after the death of her son.
Esther Adongo Timberlake has admitted misleading police after the death of her son.

A former Kenyan television presenter whose three-year-old son died as a result of blunt force trauma has admitted misleading police after his death.

Sinclair Timberlake suffered fatal abdominal injuries at his family home at Kallangur, north of Brisbane, in June 2014.

His mother Esther Timberlake pleaded guilty to being an accessory after the fact to manslaughter in Brisbane Supreme Court on Monday but her sentencing was adjourned until Thursday.

Australian Associated Press