ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) – Authorities say a South Carolina woman and her boyfriend were arrested and accused of killing the woman’s disabled daughter and hiding her body inside a dresser drawer.
Jackleen Elizabeth Mullen and Audrevious Jarrell Williams were charged Wednesday with homicide by child abuse or neglect.
Rock Hill police responded to the couple’s home Tuesday night regarding a possible child fatality.
Police said the couple told authorities the child was in North Carolina with family but police later found 4-year-old India Martin’s remains inside a dresser drawer.
Police said India was a special-needs and disabled child. Details surrounding her death weren’t immediately released.