Name: Eli Hart.
Died: May 20, 2022.
Age at death: 6.
Cause of death: Gunshot.
Location: Mound, Minnesota, USA.
Disability: Townes-Brock syndrome.
Eli was found dead in the trunk of his mother’s car after she shot him dead with a shotgun.
Eli liked to play with matchbox cars and wanted to be a firefighter when he grew up. He had recently learned how to fish, and had such a talent for it that he caught more fish on his first day than his father, who owns a bait shop and had been fishing all his life.
Julissa Thaler (Mother), convicted of first- and second-degree murder, sentenced to life without parole.
Julissa Thaler sentenced to life in prison for murdering 6-year-old son, Eli Hart
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Funeral and Headstone, organized by Nikita K
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Mother, 28, is arrested after son, 6, is found in car trunk