Sad End in Mysterious Abandoned Baby Case - The Missourian: State News

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
|
||
Logout|My Dashboard

Sad End in Mysterious Abandoned Baby Case

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Wednesday, January 9, 2013 9:21 am

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Police have found the body of a woman whose infant was abandoned at a St. Louis County apartment complex, and are now searching for whoever killed her.

Authorities had been searching for 30-year-old Ebony Jackson since her 3-month-old son was found at 5 a.m. Friday in the interior hallway of an apartment complex in Breckenridge Hills. Her car turned up Tuesday morning on a desolate St. Louis street. Hours later, her body was found in the trunk.

The cause of death was not immediately known.

Jackson is originally from East St. Louis, Ill., before moving to Oklahoma City. She was in the St. Louis area for a visit but relatives had not heard from her since Thursday.

The baby was unharmed.

© 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

/news/state