LA-area mom charged in death of daughter found in duffel bag

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors have charged a mother with murder in the death of her 9-year-old daughter, whose body was found in a duffel bag along a suburban horse trail near Los Angeles.

Twenty-eight-year-old Taquesta Graham was charged Wednesday in the death of Trinity Love Jones.

It's unclear whether she has an attorney. Graham is expected to be arraigned later Wednesday.


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Renee Burke, woman accused of trying to murder husband with antifreeze
This undated photo provided by the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office in Riverhead N.Y., shows Renee Burke. Authorities on New York's Long Island allege that Burke tried to kill her estranged husband by pouring antifreeze into his beverages. Burke, of Holbrook, N.Y., pleaded not guilty on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, to charges that include attempted murder. (Suffolk County District Attorney's Office via AP)
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"Mommy put something in Daddy's drink," the 4-year-old son told a babysitter after one case.

Also charged with murder in the case is Graham's boyfriend, Emiel Hunt. His arraignment is set for April 16.

On March 5, a park worker found Trinity at the bottom of an embankment in the suburb of Hacienda Heights. She had been wearing pants with a panda pattern and a pink shirt that said, "Future Princess Hero."

A huge memorial for the girl sprung up after community members heard about the case.

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