Fire investigators determined that a fatal house fire in the 12000 block of Belmont Avenue was deliberately set Sept. 29. On Wednesday, Jackson County prosecutors accused Stephen D. Elijah, 33, of setting the blaze that killed his 14-month-old daughter and Anika M. Hobley, 37, of Kansas City.
Fire investigators determined that a fatal house fire in the 12000 block of Belmont Avenue was deliberately set Sept. 29. On Wednesday, Jackson County prosecutors accused Stephen D. Elijah, 33, of setting the blaze that killed his 14-month-old daughter and Anika M. Hobley, 37, of Kansas City. File photo by Chris Ochsner The Kansas City Star
Fire investigators determined that a fatal house fire in the 12000 block of Belmont Avenue was deliberately set Sept. 29. On Wednesday, Jackson County prosecutors accused Stephen D. Elijah, 33, of setting the blaze that killed his 14-month-old daughter and Anika M. Hobley, 37, of Kansas City. File photo by Chris Ochsner The Kansas City Star