A mum murdered her four-year-old son by setting him on fire in a bathtub, police in the US have said.
Neighbours raised the alarm after seeing smoke coming from an apartment in Milwaukee.
Tragically, they found the badly-burned body of little Antonio DiStasio in a bundle of smouldering clothes, at the centre of a horrific crime scene.
The boy’s hands were tied behind his back with seven belts, and a plastic bin bag was over his head.
An open bottle of cooking oil was in the bathroom, police said.
A pet guinea pig was also found drowned in a cage next to the bathtub, CBS58 reports.
Antonio’s mother Amelia DiStasio,