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Just as we don’t know whether De’Marquise Elkins really shot a baby in his stroller in Brunswick, as he’s suspected of doing, we also don’t know if Elkins’ mother and aunt lied to protect him.

But if they did, that’s a pretty heinous act in itself.

Before reportedly leading police to a possible murder weapon at an area salt pond, the 17-year-old’s mother, Karimah Elkins, and aunt, Katrina Elkins, were arrested briefly Tuesday for felony lying to police, apparently for providing an allegedly false alibi for their little darling.

Just imagine if they did lie to shelter Elkins. Number one, what an astonishingly callous and inhumane act, even to save a loved one: to throw an innocent dead baby under the bus to be desecrated as well as murdered.

Moreover, if such a lie were the least bit plausible – and provided Elkins and his 14-year-old accomplice with a bogus but remotely credible alibi – the women would likely be inviting the misguided indignation of the national race police to rally behind a possible killer and further divide this nation.

You’d be hard-pressed to fabricate a more cruel and injurious fable.

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curly123053 03/28/13 - 07:59 am

I am sure the race police are still looking for a way to get into this case and divide the community. Those 2 darlings seems to have been brought up in corrupt lifestyles in their families. I hope they never see the outside of a prison when they are convicted.

soapy_725 03/28/13 - 08:04 am
Street dogs have no moral conscience.

Remember, the the things that separate man from animals. A moral conscience, right and wrong, reasoning or consequences of actions. Oh, wait, we as a Christian Nation decided some decades back that we were all animals. And we embarked on making that theory come to fruition.

Street dogs masticate, urinate, defecate, fornicate and kill. No empathy, no thought, no judgement.

And the producers of these street dogs back up their actions with the same mindless amoral fiber.

ohreally 03/28/13 - 02:05 pm
Shamefully, its only you.

Race has nothing to do with this situation. Doesn't matter what color the suspect or the baby was. It was wrong. And if he did this, prison is not punishment enough for this type of evil.

David Parker
David Parker 03/28/13 - 03:11 pm
IF this had happened in

IF this had happened in Augusta, neither may be convicted b/c ARC doesn't have the felony murder rule.


Anybody know if the rule is in effect in Brunswick?

just realized it may be a moot point since there was a surviving eye-witness. Never know though, the way a defense attorney can twist testimony and create doubt out of virtually nothing.

chascushman 03/28/13 - 03:58 pm
ohreally, if the baby was

ohreally, if the baby was black and the teenager was white, race would have EVERYTHING TO DO WITH THE SITUATION.

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