The county prosecutor said earlier this year he would seek the death penalty if Morgan is convicted in the August 2011 killing of BreeAnn Rodriguez.
A Missouri woman is facing charges for allegedly striking her 2-year-old son in the head with a cast iron skillet.
Shawn Morgan said he suffocated her with a white plastic trash bag and that it “felt like it took an hour for the girl to die,” according to the probable cause statement.
Police in southeast Missouri say they’re now searching for Breann Rodriguez’s body.
Girl’s father believes the training wheels belong to his missing daughter.
The FBI has joined in the search for Breeann Rodriguez of Senath.