2-year-old Kansas girl found dead, mom’s boyfriend arrested


The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) says they have found the body of a missing 2-year-old Kansas girl and have arrested the mother’s boyfriend.

The body of Iviona Lewis, of Hoisington was located in rural Barton County, according to KBI.

Agents and local law enforcement worked through the night and made an arrest 7:30 Wednesday morning.

Chaz Stephens, 25, of Hoisington was booked into Barton County Jail on charges of second degree murder.

His bond has been set at $1 million.

Once an autopsy is complete, formal charges will be filed by the Barton County Attorney’s Ofice.

KBI said the investigation is ongoing.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories