In a story that evokes similarity to murdering mother Susan Smith, the search for Bryeon Hunter has turned into a recovery effort while the 1-year-old's mother and her boyfriend have been arrested for his murder.
An Amber Alert was issued on April 16, 2013, for Bryeon Hunter after his mother alleged she had been physically attacked by three Hispanic males who kidnapped her and the child then fled in a vehicle with her son. You may read a full timeline of events as they transpired at Chicago's WGN here.
WGN, Bryeon's mother, Lakesha Baker and her boyfriend Michael Scott were charged with the boy's death on April 19, 2013. Stay tuned to WGN for more developments on this heartbreaking story.
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