4-Year-Old Spends Days Alone With Mother's Corpse
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It was a foul odor coming from the apartment that alerted police to force open the chain-locked front door. Once inside, Union police officers found a very malnourished and dehydrated 4-year-old boy in the living room, and the badly decomposing body of his mother on the floor of the bedroom. Police believe the mother died of natural causes 4 to 6 days earlier. “(I’m) very sorry for this boy and the lady,” said one neighbor. “For this boy it’s a tragedy.”