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Charges pending against mother of child in Church Hill fire

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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

Charges are pending against the mother of the 18-month-old who died after a fire in Church Hill.

The child, identified as Atrell Marcus, died from his injuries from last week's fire on North 30th Street.

The mother, 36-year-old Ava Marcus, is still in critical condition at VCU Medical Center. The pending charges are two counts of threatening to burn.

Additional charges may be considered while detectives work with arson investigators.

If you have any information about the fire, contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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