Erin Markes profile

The Daily News has the best profile of Erin Markes to date. Reporter Andrew Gant did the story.

Erin Markes is 19 years old. She has been a mother since she was 15. She is in the process of a divorce from her husband, 23-year-old Adam Markes. Her own biological father is long absent, her mother is dead and doctors say that soon — no matter what anyone does for him — Jaden is going to die, too.

…she remembers her early years as mostly happy. She went to Oriole Beach Elementary School and then Gulf Breeze Middle School. She was a cheerleader. She even modeled.

Read ‘Give me my child back’.