On Friday at 5:30 p.m., two grandparents were arrested after an investigation into the death of 6-year-old Lariyah Davison, according to a press release.
Davison died on May 3 as a result of a fatal overdose of an illegal narcotic. Davison had been living with her grandparents, 51-year-old James Lane and 47-year-old Victoria Bizardie of Page, when the incident occurred.
Lane and Bizardie were booked in the Coconino County jail on the following charges, according to the release: first degree murder, child abuse, endangerment, tampering with physical evidence, possession of a deadly weapon in a drug offense, possession of marijuana, possession of marijuana for sale, transporting marijuana for sale, possession of dangerous drugs, possession of dangerous drugs for sale, transporting dangerous drugs for sale, possession of narcotic drugs, possession of narcotic drugs for sale, transporting narcotic drugs for sale, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
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Lane was also booked for possession of a deadly weapon by a prohibited possessor. The crimes were all felonies ranging from class 1 to class 6.
The investigation is ongoing.