Parents of 5-year-old found dead in family restaurant indicted

Parents of 5-year-old found dead in family restaurant indicted
Chen (left) and Zhao (right). (Source: Police)

STARK COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - The parents of a 5-year-old Stark County girl have been indicted in the child's death.

Ming Ming Chen and Liang Zhao face charges of murder, child endangerment, tampering with evidence, obstructing justice, and gross abuse of a corpse.

They reported the Ashley Zhao missing Jan. 10. Police found her body the next day in the family's restaurant.

The two are scheduled to appear in court Friday.

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