( 4UMF NEWS ) Mom Sleeps With Son:
But in a letter to the court, Atkinson said she doesn’t consider what she did as incest.
“I don’t feel like I should have the charge of incest because there is something called genetic attraction that is a very powerful (phenomenon) that happens to 50 (percent) of people becoming reunited with a long-lost relative,” she wrote.
Mistie Atkinson, 32, had sex with her estranged 16-year-old son after contacting him on Facebook.
Atkinson, who had been estranged from her son nearly his entire life, was reunited with the teen last year, when she tracked him down on Facebook, a law enforcement source told the Daily News.
She reportedly sent her then 16-year-old son multiple inappropriate messages and nude photos.
Police arrested Atkinson, when they found the pair in a hotel room in April, after the boy’s family learned about the relationship and contacted authorities.