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Tyler Rios Arrested, Yasemin Uyar Found Dead in Tennessee

Updated: Jul 31, 2021

Sunday, July 11, 2021

RAHWAY, NJ - Yasemin Uyar who was kidnapped with her toddler, has been found dead in Tennessee. The boy's father was arrested in Monterey, Tennessee where the two-year-old was found unharmed. Yasemin Uyar, the 24-year old mother was reported missing on Friday, after her son failed to show up for daycare and she didn't turn up for a work shift. Tyler Rios, 27, confessed to cops where Uyar's body was located,

He was arrested early on Saturday according to acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay Ruotolo and Rahway Police Department Director Jonathan Parham, adding that he was awaiting extradition to New Jersey at the time. Uyar was reportedly in an abusive relationship with the boy's father, Tyler Rios



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