Parents accused of killing missing daughter and burying her by tracks
Genesee County Prosecutor David Leyton talks to the media about the charges filed in relation to a missing 3-year-old child Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at Genesee District Court in downtown Flint. Mark Felix | MLive.com
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December 06, 2016 at 1:00 PM, updated December 07, 2016 at 12:07 PM
FLINT, MI -- The parents of a missing 3-year-old Flint child have been charged with murder after a local teacher reported potential child abuse concerning a sibling.
Genesee County Prosecutor David Leyton announced the charges Tuesday, Dec. 6 following an investigation that led police and his office to believe Kimora Simon was beaten to death and buried in a shallow grave near Evergreen Regency Townhomes off Lippincott Boulevard.
Khairy Joshuawon Simon, 26, and Erika Shantae Finley, 27 were arraigned by Genesee District Judge Nathaniel Perry on charges of felony murder, tampering with evidence, lying to a peace officer in a violent crime investigation, first-degree child abuse, and first-degree child abuse in the presence of another child.
Finley also faces one count of welfare fraud.
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