SHEBOYGAN FALLS Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – A Wisconsin mother charged with the death of her son made her first court appearance today. Natalia Hitchcock of Sheboygan Falls is facing an intentional homicide charge in the death of her son, eight-year-old Oliver Hitchcock.

Wednesday, police officers responded to the Sheboygan Falls home after Oliver’s father called 9-1-1 after finding the boy unresponsive. Oliver was taken to a hospital where he died.

According to police officers, he had been strangled. As Natalia Hitchcock was being escorted out of court, she turned and said, crying, “I’m sorry” and then, “I don’t know what happened.”