Daisy Coleman and her mother say they’re now hoping for closure after two extremely painful years.
Jackson County prosecuting attorney Jean Peters Baker has been tight-lipped about the case since announcing in late October that she had been appointed as special prosecutor.
Circuit court clerk Elaine Wilson says Jackson County prosecutor Jean Peters Baker has taken on the case.
In the early morning of Jan. 8, 2012, 14-year-old Daisy Coleman was found passed out on her mother’s doorstep. She had sneaked out the night before, attended a party, and drank alcohol.
Madison County prosecutors have charged 24-year-old Matthew Barnett with one count of aggravated battery of a child.