When 35-year-old Mitchelle Blair was evicted from her Detroit home in March 2015 for failing to pay rent, authorities conducting a routine check of the property made a horrifying discovery. Hidden inside a freezer in the living room were the bodies of two of Mitchelle’s children, Stoni Blair and Stephen Berry.
Mitchelle was charged with murder, for which she showed no remorse. The investigation and subsequent court proceedings revealed one of the worst cases of child abuse Detroit had ever seen. What could drive a mother to commit such unspeakable crimes against her own flesh and blood?