Ebony Jackson

Crime
2:55 pm
Wed February 27, 2013

St. Louis Man Charged In Killing Of Mother Found In Car

Dyanthany Proudie, 40, of St. Louis has been charged with first-degree murder in the killing of Ebony Jackson.

A St. Louis man is charged with first-degree murder in the killing of Ebony Jackson, whose body was discovered days after her baby was found abandoned at an apartment complex.

Charges were filed Wednesday against 40-year-old Dyanthany Proudie. A probable cause statement says Proudie shot Jackson in the head on Jan. 2.

Three-month-old Donavan Prom was found in an interior hallway of a St. Louis County apartment complex on Jan. 4. He was unharmed.

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Crime
7:29 am
Thu January 10, 2013

Autopsy Results In For Mother Found In Car

Credit St. Louis Public Radio

The St. Louis Police Department will take part in an investigation into who killed Ebony Jackson, the mother of a baby found early Friday morning in Breckenridge Hills.

Jackson's body was in the trunk of her car Tuesday, which was located in St. Louis.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that an autopsy performed Wednesday revealed that Jackson was shot in the head.  

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