Weedling, Lavanway charged with murder

Staff Writer

Marshall County Prosecutor E. Nelson Chipman Jr. announced murder charges against Shane Weedling and Krysti Lavanway on Thursday.
The pair is charged in connection with the Sept. 19 death of Lavanway's 2-year-old daughter, Serenity Marie Lynn Wilson.
Weedling was previously charged with aggravated battery, neglect of a dependent resulting in death, and possession of marijuana.
Lavanway pled guilty Thursday to neglect of a dependent resulting in death.
Readers are reminded that the amended information and the charge of murder is a mere allegation and that the defendants are presumed innocent until or unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
More information will be released as it becomes available.

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