Kansas City, Mo. – The brothers of missing 11-month-old Lisa Irwin are slated to be re-interviewed shortly by authorities, according to Kansas City police.
The initial interview with the boys – ages 5 and 8 – took place on Oct. 4, the day Baby Lisa vanished from the family home. According to police, this the last time they were allowed to speak with Baby Lisa’s siblings, who were reportedly at home the evening that she went missing.
To see photos of Baby Lisa Irwin, click here.
Kansas City Police Capt. Steve Young told the The Kansas City Star that a specialist in child forensic interviewing will meeting and speaking with Lisa’s brothers, not police detectives.
In addition, police announced DNA samples will be obtained from the boys to compare them to samples of unknown DNA collected during the investigation.
The interviews are scheduled to take place on Friday, and lawyers representing the parents of Baby Lisa issued a statement saying they should be done by the end of this week.
Baby Lisa was reported missing on Oct. 4 at about 4 a.m. after her father Jeremy Irwin returned home from work and found she was missing from her crib. The child’s mother, Deborah Bradley, told police the last time she saw the girl was on the night of Oct. 3 at about 10:30 p.m. when she put the infant to bed.
To watch home videos of Baby Lisa Irwin, click here.
Bradley later admitted during several media interviews that she was drunk that night and also noted that rather than 10:30 p.m., she last saw the infant girl at around 6:40 p.m.
To watch Baby Lisa Irwin’s parents on the ‘Today’ show and ‘Good Morning America,’ click here.
Baby Lisa is described as having blue eyes and blonde hair and being approximately 30 inches tall and weighing between 26 and 30 pounds. She was last seen wearing purple shorts and a purple shirt with white kittens on it. The infant is described as having two bottom teeth, a small bug bite under her left ear, a beauty mark on her right outer thigh and currently has a cold with a cough.
A $100,000 reward is being offered by an anonymous donor for the safe return of Baby Lisa or for information that leads to the conviction of whomever abducted the little girl.
Anyone with information is urged to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.
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