Christie Downs Biography
Christie Downs is a famous American personality. She is popular for her attempted murder caused by her mother. This incident happened when she was at the age of 8years old. Moreover, Christie is the daughter of Diane Downs and his ex-husband, Steve Downs. This story made the headlines and shocked many as to why a mother would like to kill her children.
Furthermore, she drove her three children, Cheryl, christie, and Danny to a remote area in Springfield, Oregon. From the investigation done by the cops, she first shot her three children before shooting herself.
In addition, the witnesses reported that she then drove to the local hospital. According to her statement, she claims that they were carjacked by a stranger who allegedly shot them
Moreover, on arrival at the hospital, Cheryl was already dead. At this time Christie’s life was in danger. The surgeon Steve Wilwite blankly mentioned that she was close to death. Also, he managed to revive her. According to him, her blood pressure dipped low and she suffered a stroke.
Christie Downs Age
How old is Christie Downs? Christie is currently 46 years old according to Tuko. Information about her exact birthdate or month is not available in the public domain.
Christie Downs’s Family
Diane Downs was convicted by the American authorities for attempted murder and criminal assault. She was sentenced to life imprisonment and 50 years.
Christie and Danny have been in protective custody since the incident. In addition, Diane had given birth to her lastborn, Amy Elizabeth before she was handed to her adoptive parents.
After the adoption, Amy was named Becky Babcock. She came into the limelight in 2010 in the quest to find her roots. At the moment she works as a Behavioral Health Coordinator.
Christie Downs Adoption
Christie Downs and Danny downs were adopted by the Fred Hugi family. Fred was the prosecutor in Diane’s case. Additionally, Fred and his wife Joanne did not have children. They decided to adopt Christie and Danny.
Regarding Christie’s education, she went to the University of Oregon. Fred has kept a low profile on his private life. The stroke left her with a speech impairment
On the other hand, Danny is paralyzed from the waist downwards. At the moment he is a computer geek.
Christie Downs Husband
Is Christie Downs married? Yes, she is married. However, she has not shared details concerning her husband. In addition, the couple welcomed their firstborn in 2005.
Christie Downs’s Net worth
Downs’s net worth is still under review.