Murder charges in Aveion Lewis case

Posted by Iva Radman – email

ROANOKE, VA (WWBT)--A Roanoke grand jury issued murder indictments in the death of Aveion Lewis.

Aveion's mother, Morgan Lockett, and stepfather, Brandon Lockett, were indicted on murder charges Monday afternoon.

According to our sister station in Roanoke the Commonwealth's Attorney there said  both mother and stepfather face second degree murder and felony child neglect charges.

Aveion's body was discovered back in January in a Roanoke landfill.

A cause of death still has not been released.

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