- Associated Press - Thursday, October 16, 2014

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) - A grand jury will examine a day care fire in Lynchburg that killed two children.

The Lynchburg Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office tells media outlets that the case will be presented to the grand jury on Nov. 3. The grand jury will decide whether to file any charges.

The fire occurred Sept. 19 at a day care operated by Doris Lee in her home. Twenty-one-month-old Kayden Curtis and 9-month-old Dakota Penn-Williams later died from injuries suffered in the fire.

The victims were among seven children in the home at the time of the fire.

City officials have said the day care didn’t have a license.

Lee has declined to comment on the fire.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide