Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Dad, step indicted in death of 5-year-old daughter (Lake Charles, Louisiana)

Dad WILLIAM VINCENT has been indicted on 2nd-degree murder charges in the death of his 5-year-old daughter. The step has also been indicted.

INVISIBLE MOTHER ALERT: So where was Mom when all this was taking place? Did this little girl's death take place during visitation? Was Daddy custodial? Was Mom deceased? What?

Father, stepmother indicted in death of 5-year-old girl
Posted: Jul 14, 2010 11:08 AM CDT
Updated: Jul 14, 2010 11:15 AM CDT

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The father and stepmother of a 5-year-old girl who died back in 2008 have been indicted for second degree murder in her death.

William Vincent, 30, and Barbara Vincent, 29, were indicted on Wednesday morning for the second degree murder of 5-year-old Savannah Vincent that happened several years ago.

Authorities say that the girl died from head injuries.

In 2008, the couple was arrested for alleged cruelty to a juvenile, but the investigation into the child's death has continued over the last two years.

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