Wednesday, February 27 2013 5:11 PM EST2013-02-27 22:11:03 GMT
Jerice Hunter makes court appearance in Phoenix on Tuesday morning.
The mother of 5-year-old Jhessye Shockley, who disappeared from her Glendale home in October 2011, was back in court Tuesday. Jerice Hunter is charged with first-degree murder and child abuse in the deathMore >
Her private attorney filed a motion to withdraw from the case because he hasn't been paid.More >
Glendale Police spokesperson Sgt. Brent Coombs gives an update on their investigation of missing 5-year-old Jhessye Shockley, including the arrest of Shockley's mother, Jerice Hunter on child abuse charges.More >