"Baby Hope" was an infant found deceased in Illinois in 2016.


The baby was discovered on a private road. No cause of death could be determined. While no artistic rendering of the infant is available, DNA profiles of her parents were used to create composites with the aid of the Parabon NanoLabs.


  • Black hair.
  • While her mother was pregnant, she took medication used to treat seizures or mood disorders.


  • The baby was found inside a black backpack.
  • A red bathmat, brown towel and brown toilet seat cover were also inside.



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