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Suspects indicted in murder of Kamille “Cupcake” McKinney

A Jefferson County grand jury in December indicted Patrick Stallworth and Derick Irisha Brown...
A Jefferson County grand jury in December indicted Patrick Stallworth and Derick Irisha Brown for the murder of Kamille "Cupcake" McKinney.(WBRC)
Published: Jan. 5, 2021 at 2:43 PM CST
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Indictments have been handed down against the two suspects in the murder and kidnapping of 3-year-old Kamille “Cupcake” McKinney.

A Jefferson County grand jury in December indicted Patrick Stallworth and Derick Irisha Brown on capital murder of a child under the age of 14 and capital murder of a child during a kidnapping. Those are state charges.

Stallworth and Brown have also been indicted on one count of kidnapping and one count of conspiracy to kidnap a minor. Those are federal charges.

Kamille McKinney, nicknamed Cupcake, was kidnapped outside her Birmingham, Ala., home while...
Kamille McKinney, nicknamed Cupcake, was kidnapped outside her Birmingham, Ala., home while playing and was found dead in a dumpster days later. (Source: Family/WBRC)

McKinney’s body was found in a dumpster at a local landfill in October of 2019. She was kidnapped days before from the Tom Brown Village housing community.

If convicted, Stallworth and Brown could face the death penalty.

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