Police: Search is on for N.C. girl's body
By Gabriel Falcon, CNN
November 16, 2009 10:24 a.m. EST
(CNN) -- About 200 people were searching Monday in
The search focused on land near a roadway because "reliable information received that the body of Shaniya Davis may have been dumped there," the Fayetteville Police Department said in a statement.
Investigators have been searching for Shaniya for several days.
Police charged the girl's mother, Antoinette Nicole Davis, with trafficking and other offenses, authorities said.
Other charges against the mother include felony child abuse, prostitution and filing a false police report, according to the Fayetteville Police Department.