Three Former Parmadale Child-Care Workers Plead Not Guilty In Teen's Death

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Three former Parmadale child-care workers were in court Thursday for arraignment after one of their clients died at their facility.

Lazarita Menendez, 28, of Bedford Heights, Ebony Ray, 33, of Broadview Heights, and Cynthia King, 32, of Warrensville Heights, were indicted on charges of involuntary manslaughter and endangering children for causing the death of 17-year-old Parmadale resident, Faith Finley.

All three pled not guilty and were handed each a five-thousand-dollar bond.

Menendez was also indicted on charges of felonious assault and inciting to violence.

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