Woman Charged In Death Of Elderly Mother

Sanford, Robin

EATON COUNTY, MI (WLNS) – We’re learning more about the mother and son from Eaton County who are facing charges for the death of 76-year-old Nancy Bevin.

Eaton County sheriff’s officials say Bevin was the mother of 53-year-old Robin Sanford and the grandmother of Sanford’s 23-year-old, Tyler.

Robin Sanford was charged with involuntary manslaughter and first degree abuse of a vulnerable adult.

Officials say she and her son lived with her mother for years at a hotel in Delta Township.

That’s where officials say Belen was found near death last year.

Eaton County Sheriff’s Officials say Belen had untreated medical issues and relied on her daughter and grandson to take care of her.

She was taken to Sparrow Hospital after she was found, but died shortly after.

Tyler Sanford is expected to face the same charges as his mother when he heads back to court next week.

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