HOUSTON -- More than 24 hours after a woman was murdered and her baby disappeared, investigators are pleading for clues.
A $5,000 reward is being offered for tips in the murder of Carolina Flores and kidnapping of Chamali Flores.
Here is a timeline of events in the case that has captivated the attention of the nation:
Dec. 19, 2017
Houston police said Carolina Flores was murdered sometime between these hours, and her six-week-old baby, Chamali Flores, was taken.
A family member found Carolina Flores' body in her apartment on Goodson Drive in Greenspoint. She had been stabbed to death.
A call was placed to 911.
An Amber Alert was issued for Chamali Flores. Her father, Marcos Mariano Tomas Palacios, was named a person of interest.
Palacios was found in San Antonio with the help of the FBI. He was questioned and released by investigators.
Dec. 20, 2017
Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said investigators have a theory the suspect is a woman posing as the mother of the missing baby.
Chamali Flores: A timeline in the baby's disappearance