Christiansburg man indicted on murder, child porn, and other charges

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CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (WFXR) — A Grand Jury in Montgomery County on Tuesday indicted McKenzie Hellman on six charges.

The charges include:

  • Child abuse
  • Reproducing child pornography
  • Producing child pornography
  • Possessing child pornography
  • Object Sexual Penetration
  • Murder

McKenzie Hellman and his girlfriend, Kayla Thomas, are charged in connection to the death of her son. Police said 2-year-old Steven Dale Meek II was physically and sexually abused by Hellman and Thomas. Both are charged in his murder.

Hellman is set to be in court next month.

Thomas is set to be in court in March.

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