A careless childminder could face jail after she pleaded guilty to abandoning three kids.
But a shocked Jacqueline King insists she is innocent and has only admitted the charge because it gives her a better chance of escaping jail.
The negligent 28-year-old told a sob story when Sunday Life called to her home in a plush part of Belfast last week.
She blamed all her woes on a man who entered a house where she was babysitting three children and who she says caused her to abandon them.
For the full story, see this week's Sunday Life.