An Oklahoma mother and her boyfriend have been arrested for the rape and murder of her 4-year-old daughter.
Courtney Hansche, 26, and Michael Nordbye, 27, were booked into the Washington County Jail on Dec. 9, Tulsa World reports. Each has been charged with first-degree murder, first-degree rape and child abuse.
Hansche’s daughter, Jaydenn, was taken to a hospital in Owasso, Oklahoma, on Nov. 15. The child was unresponsive when the couple brought her to the hospital and was later pronounced dead.
An investigation was conducted by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office with help from the state Department of Human Services and the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation, which resulted in the arrests.