Family of slain foster child questions placement decision
Posted: Thursday, September 5, 2013 12:00 am
The family of a 5-year-old boy who died in foster care is questioning the decision to place the child in a home where a troubled teenager already lived.
Cody Metzker-Madsen, 17, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Dominic Elkins, 5, over Labor Day weekend. Dominic's body was found in a ravine a short distance from the rural Logan, Iowa, home where he was staying.
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Thursday, September 5, 2013 12:00 am.