The baby found in a Millington ditch Sunday is confirmed to be Aniston Walker, who went missing on January 9. She was just 7 weeks old when the search for her began.
Aniston's mother, Andrea Walker, 33, is charged with first-degree murder. She surrendered herself to authorities Monday morning, according to her defense attorney, Leslie Ballin.
When Aniston's father first reported her missing, Andrea told police she had left the baby home with a 3-year-old as she dropped her 5-year-old son off at school.
Police confirmed Monday that Aniston Walker, who went missing on January 9, is the baby found dead in a ditch by a motorcyclist. (WMC-TV) - Millington police are investigating a homicide at Jones Orchard Sunday. According to investigators, the victim is a baby. Police are working at the orchard on Singleton Parkway. Action NewsMore >> Millington investigators contacted Memphis Police Department crime scene investigators knowing they had been working a missing baby case since early January.
(WMC-TV) - Andrea Walker, the mother of the baby girl who went missing January 9, was arrested Monday morning. According to her defense attorney, Leslie Ballin, Walker surrendered herself to authorities. AnistonMore >> Andrea Walker, the mother of the baby girl who went missing January 9, was arrested Monday morning. She is now officially charged with first-degree murder.
Her surrender comes less than 24 hours after the body of a baby, younger than 1 year old, was found in a Millington ditch Sunday afternoon.More >>
Track the case in this timeline. More >> This is a timeline of the case of Aniston Walker, a baby who missing for more than a month and then was found dead. Her mother faces a first-degree murder charge.More >>
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