VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) - A Grand Jury has indicted two people on murder and child abuse charges in connection to the death of a 19-month-old child in November.
Harvey L. Bryant, Commonwealth's Attorney for the City of Virginia Beach, said Alvin Daniel Gatewood and Shaniqua Jones, both of Virginia Beach, have been indicted on second-degree felony murder charges in the November 2011 death of Jones' 19-month-old baby, Kimauri Williams.
In November, Jones brought Kimauri to the emergency room at Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital, according to police. He was not breathing and was pronounced dead at the hospital.
According to Bryant, both Gatewood and Jones are also facing charges of felony child abuse/neglect.
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