Person of Interest In Custody Related to Ukiah Toddler’s Death

Authorities have found a person of interest connected with the death of a toddler in Mendocino County. The one-year-old boy was found dead Wednesday afternoon, near railroad tracks in Ukiah. His two-year-old brother was discovered alone nearby, suffering from heat-related symptoms. Police found 32-year-old Edward “Two Feathers” Steele on Thursday afternoon. The Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office says the children were left in the care of Steele at a hotel shortly before they went missing. An autopsy to determine the one-year-old’s cause of death is scheduled for today.