Alyssa Barrett, 17, has been charged with the murder of her mother DeCarol Deloney-Cain, and robbery, according to the station.Damarius Rashard Wren, Barrett’s 18-year-old boyfriend, was charged earlier this month.
A report from the Chicago Post-Tribune says that police found the decomposed body of Deloney-Cain, a 54-year-old veteran flight attendant for United Airlines, in the trunk of her car in Gary, Ind., on July 7. Investigators told the media that the suspects plotted to kill Barrett’s mother because she wanted her daughter to have an abortion.
A criminal complaint obtained by CBS states Deloney-Cain was beaten and repeatedly stabbed in the fatal incident. Wren reportedly told police he committed the murder. The victim’s body was then wrapped in trash bags before being stuffed in the trunk.