Woman who leaped from Bond Bridge saved by rescuers in the water for training
Kansas City police on Thursday said a woman who jumped from the Bond Bridge is the mother of an 8-year-old boy who was found dead Tuesday inside a Northland apartment.
The woman, whose name was not released, sustained injuries not considered life-threatening. Details of what prompted the woman to jump have not been released.
A Fire Department rescue team was training students around 9:45 a.m. Tuesday when the police alerted them that the woman had jumped from the bridge. A firefighter rescued the woman a short time later.
Police identified the boy found Tuesday afternoon inside a residence in the 5800 block of North London Avenue as Audrick Warren. Audrick was unresponsive when emergency crews arrived. Emergency personnel pronounced him dead at the scene.
The cause of death has not been released.