Now we have a name. After two agonizing decades, the ‘Boy Under the Billboard’ case I wrote about last year has finally been solved. But in determining the identity of the strangled 10-year-old boy, abandoned under a highway billboard, sheriff’s detectives also unraveled a dark family mystery.
His name was Robert “Bobby” Whitt, a boy with a thick thatch of dark hair who was described as “a precious little boy, so sweet, so kind.” A child who loved to dance with his cousins and play video games and air hockey. His recently located family says Bobby adored his father and was the apple of his grandmother’s eye. [Read more…]