ST LOUIS (LALATE) – The body of a mom found in her trunk is prompt a mystery for Clayton investigators today. The body of new mom Ebony Jackson was found dead in her trunk, left parked in a desolate section of Breckenridge Hills. Now St Louis investigators are trying to piece together why a new mom was potentially murdered and left inside her the trunk of her car.
Breckenridge Hills residences reported that they spotted a white sedan parked in an abandoned apartment complex. Police were looking for Jackson’s 2004 Mitsubishi Galant. They ultimately found it in the 4400 block of Elmbank Avenue. They presumed the car had Oklahoma plates; instead it had Colorado plates.
Thereafter, police towed the car. With the aid of the St Louis County police department, and a search warrant, local investigators were able to finally open the trunk. Inside the found Ebony Jackson, dead with a gunshot wound near the ear, reports the St Louis Post Dispatch.
Jackson’s baby boy, Donavon Prom, has been safely found as well. DNA test results on the child are due tomorrow. Police contend that the child’s father is Craig Prom. No arrests have been made. Prom has refused comment on the matter. No witnesses have yet to be identified.