MERRIMACK, N.H. (AP) — Hundred of individuals gathered for a candlelight vigil held Sunday for a younger boy from New Hampshire who went lacking a month in the past and was not too long ago discovered useless.
The vigil was held in remembrance of 5-year-old Elijah Lewis, whose stays had been positioned by authorities Saturday in a wooded location in Massachusetts, in response to the Nashua Telegraph. Authorities confirmed the physique discovered Saturday was Lewis.
The workplace of the Massachusetts Chief Medical Examiner stated the reason for Lewis’ demise continues to be beneath investigation and can more than likely take one other month for particular findings.
Participants of the vigil in Merrimack’s Watson Park lit candles and listened to MJ Morrison, an aunt of Lewis’ oldest brother, memorializing Lewis and his love for the colour blue.
Morrison had been a member of a Facebook group began by household and buddies to assist discover Lewis. She stated the household has shifted their consideration to getting justice for Lewis.
Per week in the past, Lewis’ mom Danielle Dauphinais, 35, and her associate, Joseph Stapf, 30, had been arrested and charged with witness tampering and endangering the welfare of a kid. They will stay in custody and plan to satisfy with their legal professionals to debate bail hearings.
They are each scheduled to seem in court docket in December.
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