August 13, 1997, Yolanda was found dead in her home with 11 gashes across her head and neck. Scattered about her on the living room floor were the bodies of four small children who had also been stabbed and slashed to death.
Nathan Burns, Jr. - Age 5. Son of Yolanda Bellamy
Nathan Burns III - Age 3. Son of Yolanda Bellamy
Shafontah Bellamy - Age 3. Niece of Yolanda Bellamy
Delvontay Bellamy - Age 5. Nephew of Yolanda Bellamy
Reco Jones, Yolanda's ex-boyfriend, has been charged with five counts of homicide. When brought in for questioning on the murders, he jumped out of a fifth floor window of the Detroit Police Department and was in critical condition. He is charged with five counts of first degree murder.