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

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The mother of Baby Elaina Steinfurth, Angela Steinfurth, was indicted on murder charges Monday. Her ex-boyfriend, Steven King, was indicted on charges of aggravated murder, abuse of a corpse and tampering with evidence in connection with the case.

Baby Elaina was first reported missing on June 2. Ten days later, Angela was arrested and charged with obstructing justice. On July 22, King was also arrested and charged with obstruction.

Neighbors, family and friends held vigils and extensive searches to try to locate Elaina. Finally, on September 5, skeletal remains were discovered inside a box at 704 Federal Street. Autopsy results concluded the remains were those of the 18-month-old missing girl. The garage was located on property where King lived.

King was previously scheduled to appear in court Monday on the previous charges.  His court appearance has now been re-scheduled for Tuesday afternoon in Lucas County Common Pleas Court.  Angela Steinfurth is also scheduled to be in court Tuesday.  Both remain held in the Lucas County jail.

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