The father of Harmony Montgomery has been charged with homicide within the loss of life of the little woman who disappeared virtually three years in the past in New Hampshire.
Adam Montgomery, 32, who has been locked up in jail on a number of fees, has been charged with: second-degree homicide; falsifying bodily proof; abuse of corpse; and tampering with a witness.
“Today, we are announcing another major step in this investigation,” New Hampshire Attorney General John Formella introduced throughout a Monday press convention.
Montgomery killed the 5-year-old woman by “repeatedly striking Harmony in the head with a closed fist” in Manchester in December 2019, the AG stated.
Harmony disappeared someday in late 2019, and police earlier this 12 months decided that she had been murdered in Manchester in early December 2019.
Under the cost of tampering with witnesses or informants, Montgomery is accused of “purposely attempting to induce or otherwise cause Kayla Montgomery to testify or inform falsely.” Kayla is the stepmother of Harmony, and she or he was arrested final month for failure to seem in court docket after being indicted on perjury fees.
Adam Montgomery is anticipated to be arraigned on the brand new fees in court docket on Tuesday.
Manchester Police is constant to research Harmony’s homicide. Police are asking folks to come back ahead if they’ve any details about the placement of Harmony’s stays or the circumstances of her homicide. Anyone with info is being urged to name or textual content the tip line devoted to Harmony at 603-203-6060.