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Lima resident faces murder charge in death of MyLaya Dewitt, 4

Apr 17, 2021 - Legal Monitor Worldwide

An investigation is underway, while a charge of murder has been approved in the death of 4-year-old MyLaya Dewitt.

The charge has been approved against 21-year-old Lima resident Romiere Hale by the Allen County Prosecutors Office.

The prosecutor also approved a felony warrant for child endangerment against Stayce Riley, 23, of Lima, the infants mother.

Soon after 2 p.m.m. Monday, officers from the LPD responded to a call of an unconscious child on the fifth floor of N. Elizabe...