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Mississippi girl, 14, arrested in mother's murder

2 years 6 months 3 weeks ago Monday, January 07 2019 Jan 7, 2019 January 07, 2019 6:27 PM January 07, 2019 in News
Source: WAPT
Photo: Pike County Sheriff's Office via WAPT

PIKE COUNTY, Miss - A 14-year-old girl was arrested in the murder of her mother, Mississippi officials said Monday.

According to a report from WAPT, Amarioyna Hall is being held on a $150,000 bond at the Pike County jail and will be charged as an adult.

The girl's mother, Erica Hall, was found lying in the front yard of a home in the 1000 block of Lawson Road around 11:30 p.m. on Friday, authorities said.

Hall suffered from several stab wounds and one gunshot wound from what investigators said was a small-caliber handgun.

Hall's other 12-year-old daughter is also in custody in youth court.

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