After teen’s guilty plea, Lee’s Summit mom says she’ll never be over daughter’s murder

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FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV | News, Weather, Sports—KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One metro teenager waived his right to a trial and pleaded guilty to first-degree murder Tuesday. It’s been three years since prosecutors said Joshua Trigg and Trevon Henry, who were ages 13 and 14 at the time, stabbed Tanya Chamberlain at a car wash in Lee’s Summit. The 43-year-old woman was killed, then the teens took her body for a joyride in her own car until police found them days later. “I want to try to […]

Lee’s Summit mom speaks for first time, three years after daughter’s brutal murder. LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. – A metro woman is speaking publicly about her daughter’s murder for the first time since police say two eighth-grade boys killed her in November 2015. The one constant since Tanya Chamberlain’s death is the steady march of the seconds. The time has now stretched into almost three years. “I don’t celebrate Halloween. I didn’t do too much of it before, but now it’s just a thorn in my side,” her mother Genia Fetters said. Fetters said her […]