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Published November 22, 2011, 12:00 AM

Apartment of Jerice Hunter

Glendale Police have blocked off the apartment of Jerice Hunter, mother of missing 5-year-old girl Jhessye Shockley, who was arrested this morning on child abuse charges at Glendale Police Headquarters Monday, Nov. 21, 2011, in Glendale, Ariz. Sgt. Brent Coombs said Monday that Jerice Hunter was arrested on child abuse charges "directly related to Jhessye." Jhessye Shockley has been missing since Oct. 11. Coombs said at a news conference that investigators don't believe they'll find the girl alive and that Hunter "is our No. 1 focus." (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
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