(Family needs funds for deceased little girl)….The 7 year old was discovered drowned in the Coachella Canal last week.
The child’s 57-year-old grandfather Heinrich Boykin was arrested. He is facing numerous charged, including Child endangerment and manslaughter. The Child’s grandmother says her main concern right now is sending the body back to her parents. The 7 year old and her sister are from Ohio and were in Niland visiting their grandparents at the time of the tragedy. The grandmother, Laurie Williams, says she is trying to raise funds to send the child’s body back to Ohio.