Missouri Prosecutor Seeks Help in 10-Year-Old Case

5 years 2 months 3 weeks ago Saturday, April 26 2014 Apr 26, 2014 Saturday, April 26, 2014 2:43:21 PM CDT April 26, 2014 in News
By: The Associated Press

PLATTE CITY (AP) - Investigators are reminding the public that they are still trying to determine who left the body of a newborn boy in Platte County 10 years ago.

Workers for Kansas City Power & Light found the baby's body April 26, 2004, under a Walmart bag along an undeveloped road. A hoop earring was found near the body.

The white baby boy was never identified and became known as "Precious Joe."

Platte County Prosecutor Eric Zahnd said in a news release Friday that someone who knows what happened to the boy needs to come forward to end the case.

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