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The parents of missing 10 month old baby Lisa Irwin have hired high profile attorney Joe Tacopina who defended Joran van der Sloot's in the disappearance of Natalee Halloway, Michael Jackson in his molestation trial, and the New York police officer acquitted of charges of raping an intoxicated woman, among many others notable cases. Tacopina and a private inveatigator both stated that they feel confident that baby Lisa is still alive.
In an interview on ABC news, Deborah Bradley stated that the police told her she had failed a lie detector test and showed her burned baby clothing. She continued to deny any wrongdoing .
Parents Deborah Bradley and Jeremy Irwin reported their 10-month-old daughter missing on Oct. 4 after Irwin returned from working a night shift. He reportedly found the front door unlocked, the house lights blazing, a window tampered with and the baby gone. Bradley and their two sons were asleep in the home.
Bradley originally told police she last saw her daughter, Lisa Irwin, when she checked on her at 10:30 p.m. On Monday, she told NBC's "Today" show she actually last saw Lisa when she put her to bed at 6:40 p.m.
Bradley told Fox News that she got drunk after she put her children to bed that night and may have blacked out after drinking more than 5 glasses of wine. Bradley said she frequently drinks heavily at home but only after her children are safely in bed. She also said she takes anxiety medication and had taken a dose that day.
Wealthy anonymous benefactors have offered a $100,000 reward for the safe return of missing Missouri infant Lisa Irwin or conviction of whoever took the little girl. The reward was announced by private investigator Bill Stanton who said the anonymous donors have a relationship with the family and do not want to detract attention from the case with their identities.
ABC News affiliate KMBC in Kansas City has posted videos of Baby Lisa on their website. These videos of missing 11-month-old Lisa Irwin were recently discovered on YouTube.