AURORA (AP) — Police searching for a 6-year-old boy say that at least one of the steps his mother took before she committed suicide – a step that suggested the boy was safe — did not happen.
Earlier this week, authorities said that after they found the body of Amy Fry-Pitzen in a Rockford hotel May 15, they discovered Timmothy Pitzen’s car seat was not in the car. That led them to believe Fry-Pitzen may have left the car seat with whomever she left her son.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: A Few Sprinkles Overnight
But Saturday, Aurora Police Chief Gregory Thomas said in a news release that the boy’s grandmother had taken the car seat a week earlier.READ MORE: Video From Police Shooting That Killed Adam Toledo To Be Released On Thursday, COPA Says
Thomas says authorities are growing increasingly concerned about the boy, who was last seen more than a week ago when Fry-Pitzen took him out of school.MORE NEWS: Five Things We Know About The Adam Toledo Police Shooting Case
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