The boys were discovered on nearby College Avenue and East 172nd Street in Claremont on Nov.9, 2020 by the building’s superintendent less than 12 hours after they were killed, authorities said, now offering $ 10,000. for information leading to the arrest of the person (s) responsible for the crime.
“Someone has to know something. So we are asking for the help of the public,” the commanding officer of the Bronx homicide squad, Lt. William O’Toole, told a news conference.
The officer noted: “It does not appear to be from a fall. It appears to be a blow or blunt force trauma.”
Both babies were naked and one of them had a shower pad rolled up around his neck.
According to the forensic doctor’s report, the deaths of the babies were classified as “neonaticides.” The first died of “blunt force trauma to the head and torso”, while the other child died of “blunt force head trauma”.
O’Toole also mentioned the babies’ mother saying that “of course she is considered a person of interest. We would like to talk to her. What trauma or what situation she was in … she gave birth to these babies and someone He threw them away. “
“On November 9, 2020, two newborn babies were found in an alley behind a Bronx apartment building. This case has been officially listed as a homicide. A reward of up to $ 10,000 is offered. If you or someone who you know have information please call @nypdtips, “Chief of Detectives James Essig posted on Twitter.
Anyone with information can call the police at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish at 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
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