CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WMBF) -- Police have charged a mother with the murder of her 6-month-old son who was found dead in a Charlotte cemetery in February.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police detectives charged 30-year-old Tamara Jernel Brown with murder in the death of 6-month-old son Chi-Liam Cody Brown-Erickson.
Information and evidence gathered by homicide detectives during the course of the investigation led them to identify Brown as a suspect in the case, and a warrant was obtained for her arrest.
On Friday, March 20, detectives arrested Brown and charged with her with murder.
On the morning of Feb. 22, the search for missing Chi-Liam ended tragically when officers found his dead body at the Sharon Memorial Park cemetery in southeast Charlotte.
The Matthews Police Department said Chi-Liam and his mother had been missing from the Gander Cove Lane area of Matthews since about 10 p.m. on Feb. 20.