PLYMOUTH, Ind. (AP/WISH) — The decease of an 11-month-old bluish Indiana miss recovered dormant successful a wooded country has been ruled a homicide.
Marshall County Prosecutor Nelson Chipman said Monday that Mercedes Lain of Plymouth died from blunt unit injuries to the head. The baby’s autopsy was conducted Friday successful Fort Wayne.
Thirty-seven-year-old Justin Miller of Hamlet is being held successful the Marshall County Jail connected a complaint of neglect of a babelike resulting successful death. He’s owed successful tribunal Tuesday morning.
The girl’s assemblage was recovered Wednesday evening successful a densely wooded country of Starke County adjacent the Marshall County enactment aft Miller led officers to the site.
The girl’s parents, Kenneth Lain and Tiffany Coburn, are besides charged with neglect. The FBI says the mates near the babe with miller earlier this month.
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