Caswell Co. Authorities Charge Parents of Malnourished Girl with Felony Murder

Caswell Co., NC - Authorities have charged the parents of an 11-year-old girl who died in September from cardiac arrest and malnourishment with Felony Murder.

Willie and Dominique Lunsford, both of Roxboro, N.C. were originally charged with Felony Child Abuse back in October 2010.

Their daughter, Danielle Lunsford, passed away at Vidant Children's Hospital in Greenville, N.C. on September 25.

Both defendants were placed in the Caswell County Detention Facility under a $250,000 secured bond each.

The Lunsford's first court appearance is scheduled in Caswell County District Court on October 9.

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