Pregnant mom-of-2 found dead just one block away from her home: ‘She seemed like a wonderful mother’

2 months ago

St. Peters news, Missouri news.

A Missouri mom of two has been found dead one day after vanishing in a wooded area that is only a block away from where she lived.

22-year-old Amethyst Killian left her St. Peters home on Thursday at around 1 a.m. and walked to a local gas station, but never returned.

Her family reported her missing at around 8 p.m. that same day and found some of her belongings near the wooded area where her body was later discovered.

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  • The scene is only one block from the home where she lived with her children, boyfriend, mom, and stepdad.

    “She seemed like a wonderful mother. They just seemed like such a close, wonderful family,” a neighbor said.

    Killian is survived by a 7-year-old daughter and 5-month-old son. She was planning to get married in a near future, according to her family.