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Teen ‘Who Shot Baby Dead In Stroller” Now Blames Baby’s Parents For The Murder
Mr.Conservative.com ^ | 08/17/13 | Mr.Conservative

Posted on 08/18/2013 8:51:15 AM PDT by barmag25

It was a shocking story from March of this year: De’Marquis Elkins, 17 at the time, deliberately murdered 13-month-old Antonio Santiago in his stroller, because Antonio’s mother carried no money when Elkins and an accomplice tried to rob her. Now, that tragic story has taken a turn for the bizarre. Elkins, who is being tried with his accomplice, Dominque Lang, 15, claims that Santiago’s mother and father put out a contract on their son in order to get insurance money.

On March 21st, his last day alive, little Antonio could toddle but not yet talk. His mother, Sherry West, strapped him in a stroller and took him for a walk near their apartment in Brunswick, Georgia. According to the story she told police at the time, 17-year-old Elkins and a 14-year-old companion suddenly confronted her, waving a gun, and demanding money. West cried as she told the Associated Press how Elkins deliberately slaughtered her child because he viewed it as the reason she had no money to give to him:

He asked me for money and I said I didn’t have it,” she said. “When you have a baby, you spend all your money on babies. They’re expensive. And he kept asking and I just said ‘I don’t have it.’ And he said, ‘Do you want me to kill your baby?’ And I said, ‘No, don’t kill my baby!’

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TOPICS: Miscellaneous; News/Current Events; US: Georgia
KEYWORDS: brunswickga; murder
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1 posted on 08/18/2013 8:51:15 AM PDT by barmag25
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To: barmag25

Just. Kill. Him.


2 posted on 08/18/2013 8:53:25 AM PDT by carriage_hill (Peace is that brief glorious moment in history, when everybody stands around reloading.)
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To: carriage_hill

Very slowly.


3 posted on 08/18/2013 8:54:21 AM PDT by umgud (2A can't survive dem majorities)
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To: carriage_hill

Very slowly.


4 posted on 08/18/2013 8:54:27 AM PDT by umgud (2A can't survive dem majorities)
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To: umgud

Quickly - before some limp-wristed judge steps in. Slow would be satisfying, but getting it done is what matters.


5 posted on 08/18/2013 8:56:30 AM PDT by Pollster1 ("Shall not be infringed" is unambiguous.)
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To: barmag25

ANIMALS.....LYING ANIMALS!!!


6 posted on 08/18/2013 8:57:35 AM PDT by Ann Archy (Abortion......the HUMAN Sacrifice to the god of Convenience.)
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To: barmag25

It just does’nt seem adequate!


7 posted on 08/18/2013 8:58:08 AM PDT by heshtesh (I believe in Sarah Palin, the rest not so much.)
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To: barmag25

Well,I can’t argue with that logic.Put him down.


8 posted on 08/18/2013 8:58:19 AM PDT by Farmer Dean (stop worrying about what they want to do to you,start thinking about what you want to do to them)
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To: barmag25
some poeple jes have them n ovuh WHALMIN need to die!

Obamas Other Son apparently!
9 posted on 08/18/2013 8:59:22 AM PDT by MeshugeMikey (Typical White Person)
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To: barmag25

Well,I can’t argue with that logic.Put him down.


10 posted on 08/18/2013 8:59:38 AM PDT by Farmer Dean (stop worrying about what they want to do to you,start thinking about what you want to do to them)
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To: Farmer Dean

Let him wander into the gen pop when he turns 18. I’ll bet the Aryan Nations gangs won’t even have to lift a finger.


11 posted on 08/18/2013 9:00:06 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: barmag25

Thugs are expensive. Kill them.


12 posted on 08/18/2013 9:00:20 AM PDT by BykrBayb (Somewhere, my flower is there. ~ Ăž)
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To: MeshugeMikey

Or Chris Rock’s.


13 posted on 08/18/2013 9:00:40 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: barmag25

Monster


14 posted on 08/18/2013 9:02:39 AM PDT by freekitty (Give me back my conservative vote; then find me a real conservative to vote for)
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To: Norm Lenhart

ahaha NOW that you Mention it Yes the perp does have an uncanny resemblance to “mister rocks”.

we need to see his birth certificate....../s


15 posted on 08/18/2013 9:02:45 AM PDT by MeshugeMikey (Typical White Person)
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To: Pollster1
Quickly - before some limp-wristed judge steps in.

Too late - some limp-wristed judge (five, actually) has already stepped-in; in this country it's illegal to execute those convicted of even the most heinous of crimes committed prior to reaching their 18th birthday.

16 posted on 08/18/2013 9:06:23 AM PDT by DuncanWaring (The Lord uses the good ones; the bad ones use the Lord.)
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To: barmag25

I do remember the daughter mentioning that the mother talked about some insurance policy and wondered how much she could get.


17 posted on 08/18/2013 9:07:00 AM PDT by Jonty30 (What Islam and secularism have in common is that they are both death cults)
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To: barmag25

If Obama hada son...


18 posted on 08/18/2013 9:07:34 AM PDT by fireman15 (Check your facts before making ignorant statements.)
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To: barmag25

“Elkins, who is being tried with his accomplice, Dominque Lang, 15, claims that Santiago’s mother and father put out a contract on their son in order to get insurance money.”

And

“Elkins wasn’t arrested at the crime scene, but West [the mother] did pick him out of a photo line-up.”

So, we’re supposed to believe that after putting out a contract on her son, the mother identified the killer which would mean she didn’t expect him to reveal the contract. Possible, if she’s crazy and stupid, but not likely.


19 posted on 08/18/2013 9:10:26 AM PDT by KrisKrinkle (Blessed be those who know the depth and breadth of their ignorance. Cursed be those who don't.)
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To: barmag25

This is caused by Entitlement Mentality.

In his mind, since the mother and child did not give him what he wanted, they were stealing from him.


20 posted on 08/18/2013 9:12:45 AM PDT by UnwashedPeasant
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To: carriage_hill

Reminds me.... Got to go work on my tree chipper.

Stay safe Bill !


21 posted on 08/18/2013 9:15:14 AM PDT by Squantos ( Be polite, be professional, but have a plan to kill everyone you meet ...)
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To: carriage_hill

Drop him into a woodchiper


22 posted on 08/18/2013 9:18:33 AM PDT by Vendome (Don't take life so seriously, you won't live through it anyway)
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To: barmag25
Teen ‘Who Shot Baby Dead In Stroller”
This scumbag is still breathing? I guess the justice system really is broke.
23 posted on 08/18/2013 9:19:13 AM PDT by oh8eleven (RVN '67-'68)
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To: barmag25

And people wonder why it is you might get a little nervous seeing a character like this walking ‘round your neighborhood at night in the rain.


24 posted on 08/18/2013 9:20:48 AM PDT by riri (Plannedopolis-look it up. It's how the elites plan for US to live.)
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To: KrisKrinkle
So, we’re supposed to believe that after putting out a contract on her son, the mother identified the killer which would mean she didn’t expect him to reveal the contract.

Precisely. People who haven't been fingered, don't pick their accomplices out of a lineup. Not even a stupid perp would do that.

If there was a serious amount of insurance put on the baby, the police would have raised some eyebrows. If there were any at all, I'm guessing it was a small whole-life policy that some people get to ensure coverage later in life. As a baby, my grandparents put on on me. I cashed it out in my mid-20s, when I purchased a much ore substantial policy.

25 posted on 08/18/2013 9:20:56 AM PDT by SampleMan (Feral Humans are the refuse of socialism.)
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To: barmag25

Either way he killed the baby so he should get the max. Why would being a hitman instead of a garden-variety punk make any difference?


26 posted on 08/18/2013 9:23:23 AM PDT by NonValueAdded ("When there is no penalty for failure, failures proliferate." George F. Will)
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To: Vendome

feet first


27 posted on 08/18/2013 9:24:34 AM PDT by NonValueAdded ("When there is no penalty for failure, failures proliferate." George F. Will)
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To: freekitty; barmag25

BTW, like in Trayvon case: “Was the boy unarmed,” hmmm???


28 posted on 08/18/2013 9:26:18 AM PDT by danamco (-)
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To: Jonty30
I do remember the daughter mentioning that the mother talked about some insurance policy and wondered how much she could get.

Isn’t it Gerber that sends out those insurance pamphlets? So what if the mother took out a policy. I bet a lot of people do or Gerber wouldn’t keep soliciting. That hardly makes the parents complicit in their baby’s murder.

I think it's very possible that someone took the daughter's comment out of context. Don't think a reporter would do that? Or a lawyer?
29 posted on 08/18/2013 9:27:11 AM PDT by Shannon
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To: UnwashedPeasant
In his mind, since the mother and child did not give him what he wanted, they were stealing from him.

Most unfortunately, UnwashedPeasant, that's the crux of the matter. That attitude predominates all the way from the street corner narcotics gangs to the office of the attorney general of the United States.

Welcome to post-constitutional America.

30 posted on 08/18/2013 9:32:06 AM PDT by Standing Wolf (No tyrant should ever be allowed to die of natural causes.)
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To: barmag25

Bailiff take him to the killing room.


31 posted on 08/18/2013 9:34:14 AM PDT by KirbDog
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To: SampleMan
It doesn't need to be a "substantial" insurance policy.

Christopher Milke was murdered for a $5000 insurance policy. Roger Scott, one of three convicted in his murder, participated for a promise of $250.

32 posted on 08/18/2013 9:35:21 AM PDT by DuncanWaring (The Lord uses the good ones; the bad ones use the Lord.)
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To: Vendome; Squantos; umgud

Blowtorch, pliers and a razor blade.


33 posted on 08/18/2013 9:38:57 AM PDT by carriage_hill (Peace is that brief glorious moment in history, when everybody stands around reloading.)
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To: barmag25

There is a “Saving De’Marquis Elkins” facebook etc just like there is for the Islamic terrorist Boston bomber


34 posted on 08/18/2013 9:39:24 AM PDT by Tennessee Nana
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To: barmag25

There is a “Saving De’Marquis Elkins” facebook etc just like there is for the Islamic terrorist Boston bomber


35 posted on 08/18/2013 9:39:32 AM PDT by Tennessee Nana
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To: Vendome

Give him to “VLAD THE IMPALESR!”


36 posted on 08/18/2013 9:41:14 AM PDT by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: Jonty30

They don’t appear we’ll off. Could have needed the money for the funeral.


37 posted on 08/18/2013 9:41:21 AM PDT by Eagles6 (Valley Forge Redux)
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To: Jonty30

Just maybe the mother needed the insurance money to pay for his funeral~


38 posted on 08/18/2013 9:41:57 AM PDT by Coldwater Creek (")
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To: barmag25

Planned Parenthood could spin this as an “post-partem abortion”.


39 posted on 08/18/2013 9:43:03 AM PDT by Impala64ssa (You call me an islamophobe like it's a bad thing.)
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To: MeshugeMikey


There must be a word already out there to describe people in such a state of mind.
40 posted on 08/18/2013 9:44:03 AM PDT by equaviator (There's nothing like the universe to bring you down to earth.)
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To: equaviator

There must already be a word out there to describe the state of mind of such a person.


41 posted on 08/18/2013 9:46:14 AM PDT by equaviator (There's nothing like the universe to bring you down to earth.)
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To: Tennessee Nana

Heres Money-ville’s Facebook page.


42 posted on 08/18/2013 9:47:20 AM PDT by barmag25
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To: barmag25

This is obviously the lawyers idea as this guy is too stupid to come up with this defense.
The lawyer knows the little POS is going away for a long time and will try anything.
He needs to be disbarred for being a total POS like his client.


43 posted on 08/18/2013 9:47:40 AM PDT by CGASMIA68
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To: Tennessee Nana

https://www.facebook.com/demarquise.elkins


44 posted on 08/18/2013 9:47:42 AM PDT by barmag25
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To: Jonty30

The parents in this situation seem extremely peculiar and shady to me. But even if they did contract a hit on their child, the accused is the one who did it. Which makes it premeditated. Which means that he should never get out of jail.


45 posted on 08/18/2013 9:49:31 AM PDT by kabumpo (Kabumpo)
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To: barmag25

what a bunch of barbarians.


46 posted on 08/18/2013 9:59:42 AM PDT by Mmogamer (I refudiate the lamestream media, leftists and their prevaricutions.)
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To: t1b8zs

Woman: “But we have to free Hat.
Stan: It’s just that, you know, he killed twenty-three babies.
Man 4: Well yeah, but it was in self-defense!
Crowd: YEAH!
Cartman: He... killed... twenty-three babies in self-defense?
Skeeter: Hat was attacked maliciously and unprovoked by a gang of babies in West Town Park. When that many babies get together they can be like piranha.
Man 5: Three eyewitnesses testified that if Hat hadn’t killed those babies, they’d have killed him!
Crowd: YEAH! [the signs go up] Free Hat! Free Hat! Free Hat!”

- South Park, Free Hat episode.

Can’t even get original with their stupidity so the have to rip off South Park.


47 posted on 08/18/2013 10:01:55 AM PDT by Hillarys Gate Cult (Liberals make unrealistic demands on reality and reality doesn't oblige them.)
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To: Jonty30
I do remember the daughter mentioning that the mother talked about some insurance policy and wondered how much she could get.

The article said she was concerned about how "soon", not how "much", since the policy would already have been written for a given amount. Isn't it remotely possible that she was concerned about hospital bills for her own shot leg and funeral expenses for the baby? Many people are living at the edge of financial ruin in this economy.

48 posted on 08/18/2013 10:03:05 AM PDT by Albion Wilde ("Remember... the first revolutionary was Satan."--Russian Orthodox Archpriest Dmitry Smirnov)
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To: carriage_hill

He should be shot while “escaping”.


49 posted on 08/18/2013 10:10:45 AM PDT by 2111USMC (Aim Small Miss Small)
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To: barmag25

The baby was obviously racist.

I don’t know who is more sick, The feral animals who perpetuate this crap or the white Borg who allow it to happen.


50 posted on 08/18/2013 10:15:13 AM PDT by Altura Ct.
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