Whitehall Woman Charged In 1992 Death Of Infant

Dec 19, 2020

Credit Moline, Illinois police Facebook page

A Whitehall woman has been charged with murder in the death of an infant whose body was found in a trash bag floating along the banks of the Mississippi River nearly 30 years ago.

47-year-old Angela Siebke is being held in the Rock Island County Jail on 1 million dollars bail. The child whose body was found in Moline, Illinois, became known as “Baby April” for the month in 1992 when it was found. Moline Police Chief Darren Gault credited advancements in the use of DNA for the arrest.