A South Carolina woman was found dead in her apartment and police said her 5-year-old daughter is missing.
News outlets report Nevada Lashy Adams has been missing since Monday evening after a relative discovered her mother’s body. Nevada is described as a 4-foot-3, 50-pound girl with braided black hair and colored beads.
Sumter Police said they haven’t determined how 29-year-old Sharee Bradley died. An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.
According to police, 28-year-old Daunte Maurice Johnson was arrested after he was seen running away from the residence. He is being held in the Sumter Lee Detention Center and is being charged with murder.
It is unclear if he has any information about the missing girl.
Anyone who has seen Nevada Lashy Adams or has information on the case is asked to call their local law enforcement agency.