Kenneth Davis Charged in the Murder of Kinzlea Kilgore

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DALLAS COUNTY, Mo – Kenneth Davis has been charged in the death of two-year-old Kinzlea Kilgore.

Davis has been charged with second-degree murder.

Kilgore died on May 13, 2018.

According to a probable cause statement, Kilgore was left unsupervised in a pickup truck.

Davis says he was helping a friend move when he heard a loud scream and found Kilgore on the ground. Davis took Kilgore inside and said she quit breathing and was airlifted to a hospital in Springfield where she was pronounced dead. 

The PC statement says during the autopsy, Davis’ report was not consistent with her injuries. The official cause of death was ruled a homicide. During further investigation, it was ruled that Kilgore was hit in the face by an object. 

Davis is being held on a $2 million bond. 

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