WBLS NEWS with Ann Tripp


Baby Hope’s headstone now bears victim’s real name

A crew of stone cutters etched the Baby Hope’s true identity — Anjelica Castillo — on a black granite stone in St. Raymond’s Cemetery in the Bronx on Thursday, bringing an end to a 22-year mystery that began when the murdered 4-year-old was found stuffed in a cooler off the Henry Hudson Parkway.

Crown Monuments sand blasted and re-inscribed the grave marker for free.

It was a special day for fifth generation stone cutter Robert Caro — who was 6-years-old when his dad worked on Baby Hope’s stone in 1994.

Read more: This is a link to www.nydailynews.com/new-york/uptown/baby-hope-headstone-bears-victim-real-article-1.1517642#ixzz2kiTbPjYG

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