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The Disappearance of Jaliek Rainwalker

On November 1st, 2007 in Greenwich, New York, 12-year-old Jaliek Rainwalker disappeared in the middle of the night an has not been seen since . Who Was Jaliek? Jaliek was adopted by Stephen Kerr and Jocelyn McDonald. He had been with them since 2002. Jaleik had a very hard life from his birth. He was born addicted to drugs and spent his early life in different foster homes.  Due to his beginnings, he was emotionally troubled and prone to outbursts. His prior foster parents had planned on adopting him until he attacked their daughter. At the time of his disappearance, Jaliek was not receiving therapy or medication for his mental conditions. Kerr and McDonald had also reached out to a crisis line and made a request to reverse the adoption. Non-traditional Home Life Life with Kerr and McDonald was not conventional. They lived without running water. They only supplied power to the house for so many hours a day via a generator. Both parents believed this was bette