8-year-old California Kid Killed by Mother's Boyfriend

Authorities in central California announced Sunday that they had apprehended a suspect in the death of an 8-year-old girl who had been missing sinc...

September 20, 2022
4:56 AM

Authorities in central California announced Sunday that they had apprehended a suspect in the death of an 8-year-old girl who had been missing since October and whose body had been found in a home there in March. Police and the California attorney general's office announced on Saturday that Dhante Jackson, a suspect in the murder of Sophia Mason, had been arrested in the city of Newark in the San Francisco Bay Area. 8-year-old California Kid Killed by Mother's Boyfriend Lt. Joe Perez of the Merced Police Department said at a press conference on Sunday that investigations showed the child was subjected to constant physical abuse, malnourishment, and forced to live in a shed in the backyard of Jackson's home.

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