The Onslow County Sheriff’s Department and the FBI has made an arrest in the connection of missing 3-year-old Mariah Woods.
Police say Earl Kimery, 32, was arrested Friday by investigators. Kimery is the live-in boyfriend of Mariah Woods’ mother, Kristy Woods.
Kimery has been charged with:
(Concealing of Death)
(Obstruction of Justice)
(Second Degree Burglary)
(Possession of Stolen Property)
A press release from the FBI say, he is currently being held in the Onslow County Detention Center under a $1,010,000 bond.
Additional charges could be pending as the investigation continues. District Attorney Earnie Lee has been consulted on the charges
Evidence gathered during the course of the investigation appears that Mariah Woods is deceased.
Woods location is unknown. The search will now shift to a recovery process, according to the press release.