RALEIGH – The mother of murdered 5-year-old Shaniya Davis was released from jail Wednesday. Cumberland County sheriff’s officials said Antoinette Davis posted a $51,000 secured bond and deputies went to Raleigh to get her from Central Prison where she was being held.
Antoinette Davis is charged with human trafficking, felony child abuse, prostitution and filing a false police report in the murder of her daughter. She is expected to appear in court April 15.
Mario McNeill is charged with kidnapping, raping and murdering Shaniya Davis. His next court date is slated for March 17.