The event is thought to have taken place in 2018 when the child's biological mother, 45 year old Alice Todd, allegedly handed the 2-year-old to husband and wife, Tina Chavis, 47, and Vicencio Romero, 53. In return, NBC reports she received a 1992 Plymouth Laser Hatchback.
The 2-year-old victim, who has not been named, passed away from her injuries after being rushed to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, officials said.
The two-and-a-half year old had been missing for 12 hours, and a total of 400 mounties was deployed to find him.
The child drove his tractor down the sidewalk to the fairgrounds, through a back gate and through a heavy crowd of people attending opening night festivities before he got to the Tilt-a-Whirl.
The lawyer blamed cruise company Royal Caribbean for the incident.
Police are investigating the incident, which took place as the vessel was docked in Puerto Rico.
The boy lived with his parents inside a fenced off area in the park.
Monica Dominguez claimed her daughter died while bathing unsupervised.
Steve Garrett Todhunter, 25, was arrested over the weekend and charged with aggravated child abuse and domestic violence by strangulation or suffocation.
"I'm not sure how you're going to take this, but it's bad," the daycare owner reportedly told the child's mother in a text message.
U.S. Army soldier Andrew Schmidt, 40, pleaded guilty to creating and transmitting graphic images of his daughter.
Some 174 skulls were found inside clandestine burial pits in the Gulf state of Veracruz earlier this month.
The body of missing Florida boy, Jordan Belliveau, has been found.
Deasha Ringgold has been charged with homicide.
"It's just tragic," said Constable Alan Rosen.
He was being looked after by family friends while his parents were out.
"If you were living in Africa three million years ago...without any means of defense, you'd better be able get up in a tree when the sun goes down."
President Donald Trump was in Texas Thursday to "listen" and "learn" from families of the victims of a recent school shooting in Santa Fe.
Police made three arrests.
The 2-year-old boy and 10-month-old girl were found dead in a car at a home in Superior, Arizona, on Monday night.
Passengers and social media users alike are outraged after video surfaced showing Southwest Airlines bringing a taxiing plane back to the gate to kick off a previously unruly young girl and the toddler's parents.
A loaded gun found inside a South Carolina child's lunch bag shocked teachers and pastors at the Baptist church day care.