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  • Steinfurth, King to be transferred to state custody

    Steinfurth, King to be transferred to state custody

    Thursday, December 5 2013 2:54 PM EST2013-12-05 19:54:44 GMT
    The two people convicted in the death of Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth could be transferred to state custody Thursday. Angela Steinfurth and Steven King are locked up at Lucas County Jail for killing
    The two people convicted in the death of Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth could be transferred to state custody Thursday.
  • A look inside case of baby Elaina

    A look inside case of baby Elaina

    Wednesday, December 4 2013 5:33 PM EST2013-12-04 22:33:59 GMT
    The couple convicted of killing a toddler remain at the Lucas County jail.  Tonight Toledo police are revealing the facts that helped them solve the murder of baby Elaina. 13abc's Alexis Means has an inside
    Jail administrators say it's possible Angela Steinfurth and her ex-boyfriend Steven King could be transported to prison on Thursday. They were convicted and sentenced to life in prison for killing Steinfurth's daughter Elaina. 
  • Crying baby hotline available for parents 24 hours a day

    Crying baby hotline available for parents 24 hours a day

    Wednesday, December 4 2013 3:31 PM EST2013-12-04 20:31:12 GMT
    On Tuesday the court handed down life sentences to Angela Steinfurth and Steven King for the death of Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth. The Lucas County prosecutor says Angela Steinfurth tossed Elaina
    13abc's Kristian Brown spent some time at the Family and Child Abuse Prevention Center. There is a Crying Baby Hotline you can call if you ever need help soothing a little one. There are also other techniques you can use to stay calm during the stressful situation.
  • Family holds final vigil for baby Elaina

    Family holds final vigil for baby Elaina

    Tuesday, December 3 2013 10:49 PM EST2013-12-04 03:49:17 GMT
    It's a place they've stood many times before.  At the corner of Federal and Leonard in east Toledo.Tuesday night, Elaina's family and friends met one final time, hours after her mother and mother's ex-boyfriend
    Dozens of people gather in east Toledo to honor Elaina Steinfurth one last time.  The vigil was only a few hours after the baby's mother and mother's ex-boyfriend were sentenced in connection with her murder.
  • Steinfurth, King sentenced for death of Baby Elaina

    Steinfurth, King sentenced for death of Baby Elaina

    Tuesday, December 3 2013 9:54 PM EST2013-12-04 02:54:34 GMT
    Angela Steinfurth has pled to charges to Steinfurth is the mother of Baby Elaina, who went missing in June and whose body was found this fall in Steven King's garage.
    More than six months after Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth was first reported missing, her mother Angela and Angela's ex-boyfriend Steven King were sentenced to life in prison with the eligibility of parole.
  • Steven King pleads guilty to aggravated murder in Baby Elaina death

    Steven King pleads guilty to aggravated murder in Baby Elaina death

    Tuesday, December 3 2013 2:33 PM EST2013-12-03 19:33:48 GMT
    Steven King has pleaded guilty to aggravated murder in the death of Baby Elaina Steinfurth. The toddler disappeared from an East Toledo home in June. King is the ex-boyfriend of Elaina's mother, Angela.
    Steven King has pleaded guilty to aggravated murder in the death of Baby Elaina Steinfurth. The toddler disappeared from an East Toledo home in June. King is the ex-boyfriend of Elaina's mother, Angela.
  • Elaina Steinfurth's mother, ex-boyfriend indicted for murder

    Elaina Steinfurth's mother, ex-boyfriend indicted for murder

    Monday, December 2 2013 6:18 PM EST2013-12-02 23:18:20 GMT
    An East Toledo man charged in connection with a missing toddler was due back in court Monday but the case was continued. Steven King is charged with lying to investigators about the disappearance of Elaina
    Angela Steinfurth, the mother of Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth, and her ex-boyfriend Steven King have both been indicted for murder.
  • Plea deal discussed in Baby Elaina case

    Plea deal discussed in Baby Elaina case

    Tuesday, November 12 2013 7:57 PM EST2013-11-13 00:57:30 GMT
    There are some new developments in the death of East Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth.  New documents, uncovered by the I-Team, show that a plea deal could be in the works before anyone has been charged
    New developments in the death of East Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth. Documents show that a plea deal could be in the works before anyone has been charged in her death.
  • Elaina Steinfurth's family devastated at news of homicide

    Elaina Steinfurth's family devastated at news of homicide

    Wednesday, November 6 2013 10:18 PM EST2013-11-07 03:18:46 GMT
    The death of an 18-month-old Toledo toddler has officially been ruled a homicide.  Elaina Steinfurth's grandfather talks about the devastation of the baby's death.
    The death of an 18-month-old Toledo toddler has officially been ruled a homicide.  Elaina Steinfurth's grandfather talks about the devastation of the baby's death.
  • Coroner rules death of Baby Elaina homicide

    Coroner rules death of Baby Elaina homicide

    Wednesday, November 6 2013 6:16 PM EST2013-11-06 23:16:03 GMT
    The coroner has ruled the death of Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth to be a homicide. Five of the young girl's bones were fractured, and, according to the location and nature of the injuries, the injuries
    The coroner has ruled the death of Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth to be a homicide. Five of the young girl's bones were fractured
  • Ohio AG: Tests completed in Baby Elaina case

    Ohio AG: Tests completed in Baby Elaina case

    Friday, October 11 2013 3:44 PM EDT2013-10-11 19:44:07 GMT
    The Ohio Attorney General's Office says the Bureau of Criminal Investigation has completed its testing in connection to the case of Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth. The attorney general's office would
    The Ohio Attorney General's Office says the Bureau of Criminal Investigation has completed its testing in connection to the case of Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth.
  • Steven King's trial pushed back to November

    Steven King's trial pushed back to November

    Monday, October 7 2013 5:10 PM EDT2013-10-07 21:10:26 GMT
    Steven King's attorney asked for a continuance, for further investigation. The trial is set for November 4th. The final pretrial is set for Oct. 29th. He appeared in court Monday morning, as his trial
    Steven King's attorney asked for a continuance, for further investigation. The trial is set for November 4th. The final pretrial is set for Oct. 29th.
  • Hundreds gather for final goodbye to Baby Elaina

    Hundreds gather for final goodbye to Baby Elaina

    Saturday, September 28 2013 3:34 PM EDT2013-09-28 19:34:10 GMT
    Hundreds of people gathered Saturday to support the Steinfurth family as they said goodbye to Baby Elaina on Saturday. Eighteen-month-old Elaina Steinfurth went missing on June 2 and police discovered
    Hundreds of people gathered to support the Steinfurth family as they said goodbye to Baby Elaina on Saturday.
  • Saying goodbye to Baby Elaina

    Saying goodbye to Baby Elaina

    Saturday, September 28 2013 10:24 AM EDT2013-09-28 14:24:02 GMT
    It was an emotional day for Elaina Steinfurth's family. Today the community said their goodbye to the toddler. The 18 month old's remains were found in a box in a garage in east Toledo. Hundreds gathered
    It was an emotional day for Elaina Steinfurth's family. Today the community said their goodbye to the toddler.
  • Friends, family say goodbye to Baby Elaina

    Friends, family say goodbye to Baby Elaina

    Friday, September 27 2013 3:00 PM EDT2013-09-27 19:00:10 GMT
    Friends and family will say goodbye to Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth Friday. A memorial service is scheduled from 2 to 8 p.m. at Eggleston, Meinert & Pavley Funeral Home in Oregon. The toddler's remains were
    Friends and family will say goodbye to Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth Friday. A memorial service is scheduled from 2 to 8 p.m. at Eggleston, Meinert & Pavley Funeral Home in Oregon.
  • Funeral arrangements set for Elaina Steinfurth

    Funeral arrangements set for Elaina Steinfurth

    Tuesday, September 24 2013 4:46 PM EDT2013-09-24 20:46:27 GMT
    Funeral arrangements have been set for Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth. Services will be held Friday from 2 to 8 p.m. at Eggleston, Meinert & Pavley Funeral Home in Oregon, Ohio.  Elaina will be buried
    Funeral arrangements have been set for Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth. Services will be held Friday from 2 to 8 p.m. at Eggleston, Meinert & Pavley Funeral Home in Oregon, Ohio.  Elaina will be buried Saturday at Lake Township Cemetery in Millbury, Ohio.
  • Car Run Fundraiser held for Elaina Steinfurth funeral

    Car Run Fundraiser held for Elaina Steinfurth funeral

    Friday, September 20 2013 10:43 PM EDT2013-09-21 02:43:10 GMT
    Donations are being collected from a fundraiser held for the family of Elaina Steinfurth on Friday night. Good Fellas Car Club held a car run to help with funeral costs for baby Elaina. Her body was found
    Donations are being collected from a fundraiser held for the family of Elaina Steinfurth on Friday night. Good Fellas Car Club held a car run to help with funeral costs for baby Elaina. Her body was found in a garage earlier this month.
  • Prayer service for Baby Elaina

    Prayer service for Baby Elaina

    Saturday, September 14 2013 3:20 PM EDT2013-09-14 19:20:37 GMT
    Little Elaina Steinfurth's family and the volunteers who searched for the child will remember the toddler with a prayer service on Sunday.The 18-month-old's remains were discovered in a box in a garage
    Little Elaina Steinfurth's family and the volunteers who searched for the child will remember the toddler with a prayer service on Sunday.
  • Baby Elaina cause of death could take weeks

    Baby Elaina cause of death could take weeks

    Thursday, September 12 2013 2:29 PM EDT2013-09-12 18:29:41 GMT
    It could be weeks before baby Elaina Steinfurth's cause of death is officially know. Lucas Coroner Doctor James Patrick tells 13abc that it could take weeks to determine the cause and manner of death
    It could be weeks before baby Elaina Steinfurth's cause of death is officially know.  Lucas Coroner Doctor James Patrick tells 13abc that it could take weeks to determine the cause and manner of death of the 18-month-old.
  • Steven King's trial pushed back to October

    Steven King's trial push back to October

    Thursday, September 12 2013 11:11 AM EDT2013-09-12 15:11:24 GMT
    Steven King is charged in connection with the Elaina Steinfurth case. He appeared in court Thursday morning just days before his trial was set to begin. However, the judge pushed back the trial date.
    The Judge in the Baby Elaina case has pushed back the trial of Steven King until October 7th. It was supposed to begin in September.
  • Next step in Baby Elaina's case

    Next step in Baby Elaina's case

    Wednesday, September 11 2013 6:05 PM EDT2013-09-11 22:05:27 GMT
    An east Toledo man charged in connection with the baby Elaina Steinfurth case heads to court tomorrow. Stephen King's scheduled appearance comes just days before his trial is slated to begin. While he
    The Lucas County prosecutor says her office needs more answers about what happened to Elaina before additional charges can be filed. Elaina's mother Angela Steinfurth and her ex-boyfriend Stephen King remain locked on charges of obstruction.
  • Infant remains identified as Elaina

    Remains identified by authorities

    Tuesday, September 10 2013 6:19 PM EDT2013-09-10 22:19:36 GMT
    There are still no answers for the family of Baby Elaina.The state crime lab is processing a DNA sample of a child's skeletal remains found in an East Toledo garage last week.Elaina Steinforth disappeared
    The family of Elaina Steinfurth says they were told by Toledo Police that skeletal remains found in a garage on Federal Street on last week were those of Elaina. We continue to follow developments.
  • Father wants justice for Baby Elaina

    Father wants justice for Baby Elaina

    Tuesday, September 10 2013 6:16 PM EDT2013-09-10 22:16:04 GMT
    The search for missing toddler Elaina Steinfurth has come to an end. DNA test results confirm that the human remains found last Thursday is the body of 18 month old Elaina Steinfurth.   This investigation
    The search for missing toddler Elaina Steinfurth has come to an end. DNA test results confirm that the human remains found last Thursday are those of the 18-month-old.   
  • Baby Elaina's dad releases tribute song, thankful for support

    Baby Elaina's dad releases tribute song, thankful for support

    Sunday, September 8 2013 11:12 PM EDT2013-09-09 03:12:46 GMT
    As hundreds gathered in Downtown Toledo to march on the Lucas County Jail calling for justice for Elaina, her father T. J. Steinfurth says he's grateful."It's overwhelming to that there's this many good
    Baby Elaina's father T. J. Steinfurth has released a tribute song for his daughter called Everlasting Love.
  • Hundreds march demanding justice for Baby Elaina

    Hundreds march demanding justice for Baby Elaina

    Sunday, September 8 2013 5:48 PM EDT2013-09-08 21:48:27 GMT
    Hundreds took to the streets in Downtown Toledo on Sunday demanding justice for Baby Elaina Steinfurth. The marchers said they wanted to "rock the jailhouse" and their voices were heard loud and clear
    Hundreds took to the streets in Downtown Toledo on Sunday demanding justice for Baby Elaina Steinfurth.
  • Hundreds attend vigil for baby Elaina

    Hundreds attend vigil for baby Elaina

    Saturday, September 7 2013 10:12 PM EDT2013-09-08 02:12:43 GMT
    In their biggest showing of support yet, more than 200 people packed the streets of east Toledo calling for justice.The massive crowd of family, friends and strangers walked pas the same garage where police
    Hundreds gather for a vigil for Elaina Steinfurth.  It comes on the heels of the discovery of human remains in a box in an East Toledo garage.
  • Baby Elaina Jailhouse March

    Baby Elaina Jailhouse March

    Saturday, September 7 2013 9:53 PM EDT2013-09-08 01:53:56 GMT
    A march for baby Elaina is set for Sunday September 8th at 3 p.m. Everyone is asked to meet in front of the Lucas County Court of Common Pleas. From there, the group will walk to the Lucas County Jail.
    A march for baby Elaina is set for Sunday September 8th at 3 p.m. A group will march from the Lucas County Courthouse to the Jail to bring justice for Elaina.
  • Coroner: DNA analysis necessary to identify remains

    Baby Elaina case: Police confirm immature remains found

    Friday, September 6 2013 9:14 PM EDT2013-09-07 01:14:21 GMT
    Toledo police were on the scene near Federal Street and Prentice Avenue late Thursday. Police are not releasing details but this is the area where Baby Elaina lived. Baby Elaina Steinfurth was first
    Toledo police confirmed that "immature human remains" were discovered inside a box related to the case of missing baby Elaina Steinfurth, but DNA analysis will be required to positively identify the remains.
  • Baby Elaina's father waits for new information

    Baby Elaina's father waits for new information

    Friday, September 6 2013 4:31 PM EDT2013-09-06 20:31:33 GMT
    13abc talked with baby Elaina's father, TJ Steinfurth, Friday.  Steinfurth was back on Federal Street as he awaits word of more information on the remains found inside a garage on Federal Street. Investigators
    13abc talked with baby Elaina's father, TJ Steinfurth, as he awaits word about the remains found inside a garage on Federal Street.
  • Brawl breaks out in Baby Elaina neighborhood

    Brawl breaks out in Baby Elaina neighborhood

    Thursday, September 5 2013 5:54 PM EDT2013-09-05 21:54:10 GMT
    A brawl broke out Thursday afternoon near Federal Street and Prentice Avenue late Thursday, the area where Baby Elaina lived. Toledo police have been on the scene near Federal Street and Prentice
    A brawl broke out Thursday afternoon near Federal Street and Prentice Avenue late Thursday, the area where Baby Elaina lived.
  • Mother of missing Toledo toddler due in court

    Mother of missing Toledo toddler due in court

    Wednesday, September 4 2013 9:41 AM EDT2013-09-04 13:41:32 GMT
    It has now been more than three months since a Toledo toddler was last scene. While no one has been charged with Elaina Steinfurth's disappearance, prosecutors continue their case against the child's mother. Angela
    Mother of missing east Toledo toddler, Angela Steinfurth is due in court Wednesday morning.
  • Bring Elaina home jailhouse march

    Bring Elaina home jailhouse march

    Monday, September 2 2013 3:28 PM EDT2013-09-02 19:28:07 GMT
    The family of Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth still holding onto hope. Today marks the three month anniversary of the one and a half year old's disappearance.Elaina was reported missing by her father
    The family of Toledo toddler Elaina Steinfurth is still holding onto hope. Monday marks the three-month anniversary of the one-and-a-half-year-old's disappearance.
  • Baby Elaina's grandfather 'we gotta expect the worst'

    Baby Elaina's grandfather 'we gotta expect the worst'

    Saturday, August 24 2013 9:29 PM EDT2013-08-25 01:29:08 GMT
    Once again, family and friends of missing Baby Elaina Steinfurth gathered in East Toledo to hold vigil for the missing toddler.Elaina was last seen on June 2. Her mother Angela Steinfurth and Steinfurth's
    Once again, family and friends of missing Baby Elaina Steinfurth gathered in East Toledo to hold vigil for the missing toddler.
  • Video evidence gives Baby Elaina's family hope for answers

    Video evidence gives Baby Elaina's family hope for answers

    Saturday, August 17 2013 11:10 PM EDT2013-08-18 03:10:49 GMT
    Hundreds of people are still holding out hope for answer in the case of a missing East Toledo Toddler. Family and friends gathered once again on Friday to remember and pray for Baby Elaina Steinfurth.
    Hundreds of people are still holding out hope for answer in the case of a missing East Toledo Toddler.
  • Not guilty plea from ex-boyfriend of baby Elaina's mom

    Not guilty plea from ex-boyfriend of baby Elaina's mom

    Thursday, August 15 2013 6:11 PM EDT2013-08-15 22:11:27 GMT
    The ex-boyfriend of missing baby Elaina's mother pleaded not guilty in court Thursday.  Steven King is charged with obstruction of justice in the disappearance of baby Elaina.  She was last seen on June
    The ex-boyfriend of missing baby Elaina's mother pleaded not guilty in court Thursday. Steven King is charged with obstruction of justice in the disappearance of baby Elaina.  She was last seen on June 2nd.   The judge set a trial date for King of September.
  • Baby Elaina's mom in court

    Baby Elaina's mom in court

    Wednesday, August 14 2013 6:17 PM EDT2013-08-14 22:17:51 GMT
    Baby Elaina Steinfurth's mother Angela Steinfurth appeared in court Wednesday for a pre-trial hearing. She is charged with obstruction of justice. Police say she lied to investigators searching for her
    Baby Elaina Steinfurth's mother Angela Steinfurth appeared in court Wednesday for a pre-trial hearing.
  • Baby Elaina's family holds 1st vigil since homicide investigation announced

    Baby Elaina's family holds 1st vigil since homicide investigation announced

    Saturday, August 10 2013 11:09 PM EDT2013-08-11 03:09:50 GMT
    Baby Elaina Steinfurth's family, along with friends and volunteers gathered once again on Saturday to hold vigil for the missing Toledo Toddler. She was last seen on June 2 at a home on Federal Street.
    Baby Elaina Steinfurth's family, along with friends and volunteers gathered once again on Saturday to hold vigil for the missing Toledo toddler.
  • Baby Elaina case now a homicide investigation

    Baby Elaina case now a homicide investigation

    Thursday, August 8 2013 3:38 PM EDT2013-08-08 19:38:37 GMT
    The disappearance of an East Toledo toddler is now being investigated as a homicide. Prosecutors made that announcement during a court hearing for Steven King. King's accused of lying to police about
    The disappearance of an East Toledo toddler is now being investigated as a homicide. Prosecutors made that announcement during a court hearing for Steven King.
  • Baby Elaina's family frustrated, still hopeful

    Baby Elaina's family frustrated, still hopeful

    Saturday, July 27 2013 9:22 PM EDT2013-07-28 01:22:37 GMT
    Toledo Police say it's unlikely they'll learn anything helpful in the search for Baby Elaina Steinfurth from a clump of hair a fisherman found in the Maumee River.That news came Friday, nearly two months
    Baby Elaina's family said they are frustrated but still hopeful at a vigil held Saturday evening.
  • 2nd arrest sparks new hope for Elaina's family

    2nd arrest sparks new hope for Elaina's family

    Monday, July 22 2013 10:37 PM EDT2013-07-23 02:37:45 GMT
    It's been 51 days since anyone saw Elaina Steinfurth, 1.  But family and neighbors have not given up searching for the little girl.Her grandfather, Terry Steinfurth says, "its the unknown, I still want
    A second arrest gives Elaina Steiner's family new hope.  Monday, police arrested Steven King and charged him with obstruction of justice in the disappearance of the East Toledo toddler.
  • Mother's boyfriend arrested in connection to Elaina Steinfurth's disappearance

    Mother's boyfriend arrested in connection to Elaina Steinfurth's disappearance

    Monday, July 22 2013 6:39 PM EDT2013-07-22 22:39:09 GMT
    Toledo Police say they arrested Steven King in connection to the disappearance of 18-month-old Elaina Steinfurth. He is charged with obstruction of justice. We're told King is the boyfriend of Elaina's
    Toledo Police say they arrested Steven King in connection to the disappearance of 18-month-old Elaina Steinfurth.
  • Baby Elaina's family still searching and waiting for news

    Baby Elaina's family still searching and waiting for news

    Saturday, July 13 2013 9:39 PM EDT2013-07-14 01:39:22 GMT
    Little Elaina Steinfurth's family did what they've been doing for weeks on Saturday. They searched and they held a vigil for the missing toddler.The 18-month-old disappeared on June 2 and her family is
    Little Elaina Steinfurth's family did what they've been doing for weeks on Saturday. They searched and they held a vigil for the missing toddler.
  • Rain doesn't stop vigil for Baby Elaina

    Rain doesn't stop vigil for Baby Elaina

    Saturday, July 6 2013 10:27 PM EDT2013-07-07 02:27:48 GMT
    The wet weather on Saturday did not the search or a vigil for missing toddler Elaina Steinfurth.Around 60 people gathered at Federal and Leonard in East Toledo to pray for the missing child and release
    The wet weather on Saturday did not the search or a vigil for missing toddler Elaina Steinfurth.
  • Despite frustration, Baby Elaina searchers will keep looking

    Despite frustration, Baby Elaina searchers will keep looking

    Saturday, July 6 2013 5:33 PM EDT2013-07-06 21:33:04 GMT
    Another weekend of searching for Baby Elaina Steinfurth.Saturday volunteers searched East Toledo for any sign of the 18-month-old who was last seen on June 2. Police are currently testing a piece of human
    Saturday volunteers searched East Toledo for any sign of 18-month-old Elaina Steinfurth who was last seen on June 2.
  • Fisherman snags hair on line, Baby Elaina's family waits for answers

    Fisherman snags hair on line, Baby Elaina's family waits for answers

    Sunday, June 30 2013 10:53 PM EDT2013-07-01 02:53:34 GMT
    Divers are expected to hit the Maumee river on Monday, after a fisherman found some hair in the water. Searchers for Baby Elaina Steinfurth have urged boaters and fishermen to be vigilant and look for
    Divers are expected to hit the Maumee river on Monday, after a fisherman found some hair in the water.
  • Baby Elaina's Dad worried case being pushed to back burner

    Baby Elaina's Dad worried case being pushed to back burner

    Saturday, June 29 2013 6:44 PM EDT2013-06-29 22:44:54 GMT
    Baby Elaina's father, T. J. Steinfurth, doesn't want his daughter forgotten. It's been nearly a month since the toddler was reported missing. Today members of Elaina's family were at the High Level Bridge
    Baby Elaina's father, T. J. Steinfurth, doesn't want his daughter forgotten nearly a month after she went missing.
  • Baby Elaina's dad exhausted, looking for answers

    Baby Elaina's dad exhausted, looking for answers

    Monday, June 24 2013 7:11 PM EDT2013-06-24 23:11:01 GMT
    Angela Steinfurth was indicted on charges of obstruction in the disappearance of her toddler daughter Elaina on Monday. Meanwhile, Elaina's father, T. J. Steinfurth says he's absolutely exhausted as the
    Baby Elaina's father, T. J. Steinfurth says he's absolutely exhausted as the search for his daughter passes the three-week mark.
  • Baby Elaina's mom indicted for obstruction

    Baby Elaina's mom indicted for obstruction

    Monday, June 24 2013 6:25 PM EDT2013-06-24 22:25:52 GMT
    The mother of a missing East Toledo toddler has been indicted on a charge of obstruction of justice by a Lucas County grand jury.  Angela Steinfurth has already been charged with child endangering by Toledo
    The mother of a missing East Toledo toddler has been indicted on a charge of obstruction of justice by a Lucas County grand jury. 
  • Searchers battle frustration, heat to look for Baby Elaina

    Searchers battle frustration, heat to look for Baby Elaina

    Saturday, June 22 2013 9:33 PM EDT2013-06-23 01:33:28 GMT
    Sunday will mark three weeks since little Elaina Steinfurth disappeared. Saturday, searchers battled heat and a mounting sense of frustration to look for any sign of where the missing toddler might be.
    Saturday, searchers battled heat and a mounting sense of frustration to look for any sign of  missing toddler Elaina Steinfurth.
  • Fight erupts between baby Elaina's relatives

    Fight erupts between baby Elaina's relatives

    Thursday, June 20 2013 6:10 PM EDT2013-06-20 22:10:34 GMT
    Emotions spilled over outside a Toledo courtroom Thursday morning as the Toledo mother of a missing girl faced a judge.   The mother of the missing toddler, Angela Steinfurth, is charged with child endangerment
    Emotions spilled over outside a Toledo courtroom Thursday morning as the Toledo mother of a missing girl faced a judge.
  • Hundreds continue the search for Baby Elaina

    Hundreds continue the search for Baby Elaina

    Sunday, June 16 2013 9:32 PM EDT2013-06-17 01:32:44 GMT
    Little Elaina Steinfurth will be missing two weeks as of Sunday. Her mother is in custody for child endangerment, but still no word on the one-year-old's whereabouts. Saturday, hundreds searched streets
    Saturday, hundreds searched streets and riverbanks and even garbage cans looking for any sign of Baby Elaina Steinfurth.
  • Justice for Nevaeh joins search for missing East Toledo toddler

    Justice for Nevaeh joins search for missing East Toledo toddler

    Thursday, June 13 2013 6:03 PM EDT2013-06-13 22:03:17 GMT
    The group called Justice for Nevaeh has joined the search for missing 18-month old Elaina Steinfurth in East Toledo. The new volunteers remember the search drill all too well. On Thursday they set up
    Thursday marks 4 years since family and friends held the funeral for 5-year-old Nevaeh Buchanan of Monroe whose murder remains unsolved.
  • $10K reward in case of missing Toledo toddler

    $10K reward in case of missing Toledo toddler

    Wednesday, June 12 2013 5:09 PM EDT2013-06-12 21:09:32 GMT
    Police are still looking for answers in the case of missing one-year-old Elaina Steinfurth. A $10,000 was announced Wednesday for information in the case, and national television host Nancy Grace is even
    Police are still looking for answers in the case of missing one-year-old Elaina Steinfurth. A $10,000 was announced Wednesday for information in the case, and national television host Nancy Grace is even getting involved with the case.
  • Police suspend active search for missing Toledo toddler

    Police suspend active search for missing Toledo toddler

    Monday, June 10 2013 5:01 PM EDT2013-06-10 21:01:36 GMT
    It has been over a week since a one-year-old girl went missing in East Toledo, and police say they are waiting for new leads before restarting the search for Elaina Steinfurth. The little girl went missing
    It has been over a week since a one-year-old girl went missing in East Toledo, and police say they are waiting for new leads before restarting the search for Elaina Steinfurth.
  • TPD: no new leads in search for Elaina Steinfurth

    TPD: no new leads in search for Elaina Steinfurth

    Saturday, June 8 2013 6:20 PM EDT2013-06-08 22:20:55 GMT
    Police say they have no new leads in the search for little Elaina Steinfurth.  The 18-month-old was last seen Sunday June 2 when her mother says she disappeared during a custody exchange.TPD says there
    Police say they have no new leads in the search for little Elaina Steinfurth.  The 18-month-old was last seen Sunday June 2 when her mother says she disappeared during a custody exchange.
  • Search continues for missing Toledo toddler

    Search continues for missing Toledo toddler

    Friday, June 7 2013 11:00 PM EDT2013-06-08 03:00:48 GMT
    Divers continued to scour the Maumee River Friday in search missing one-year-old Elaina Steinfurth. FBI agents and Toledo Police detectives searched the woods nearby. The little girl has been missing
    Divers continued to scour the Maumee River Friday in search missing one-year-old Elaina Steinfurth. FBI agents and Toledo Police detectives searched the woods nearby.
  • Mom says she finds diaper; could be connected to missing child

    Mom says she finds diaper; could be connected to missing child

    Thursday, June 6 2013 11:36 PM EDT2013-06-07 03:36:08 GMT
    It could be a break in the case of a missing East Toledo toddler.  Thursday was the fifth day of searching for one-year-old Elaina Steinfurth.  A tip from the family led investigators to a full day of
    It could be a break in the case of a missing East Toledo toddler.  Thursday was the fifth day of searching for one-year-old Elaina Steinfurth.  Her mother Angela says she found a diaper that matches Elaina's size and brand.
  • Crews investigating missing toddler search Maumee River

    Crews investigating missing toddler search Maumee River

    Wednesday, June 5 2013 10:12 PM EDT2013-06-06 02:12:27 GMT
    The search for information leading to a missing East Toledo toddler moved to the water Tuesday. Elaina Steinfurth was last seen Sunday evening at her mother's home. Toledo police say the case is now the
    The search for information leading to a missing East Toledo toddler moved to the water Tuesday. Elaina Steinfurth was last seen Sunday evening at her mother's home.
  • Family holds candle light vigil for missing toddler

    Family holds candle light vigil for missing toddler

    Tuesday, June 4 2013 11:30 PM EDT2013-06-05 03:30:30 GMT
    The days and hours seem to drag in the east Toledo neighborhood, where Elaina Steinfurth was last seen."There are no answers and we want answers," Debbie Russeau, a family friend told 13abc.Toledo Police,
    Dozens of people gather in east Toledo for a candle light vigil for Elaina Steinfurth.  The one year old was last seen on Sunday at a home on Federal off of Nevada in Toledo.  Neighbors, friends and family are praying for her safe return.
  • Police investigating missing child case

    Police investigating missing child case

    Monday, June 3 2013 6:43 PM EDT2013-06-03 22:43:34 GMT
    Toledo Police say they are questioning some individuals in connection with a missing child.
    A toddler in East Toledo is still unaccounted for tonight. Police are trying to put the whole story together and find the child.
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