Grandparents Lock 5-Year-Old In Car Trunk

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FULTON, MO (KTVI) – A five-year-old Central Missouri girl was placed in the trunk of a car, allegedly by her grandparents.

And now they could face charges.  The Fulton, Mo couple was arrested over the weekend outside a hardware store in Jefferson City, MO.

Police say the grandparents told officers they bought some tables and couldn’t fit them and the child inside the car, so they put the girl in the trunk. ‘

A passerby heard screaming from the trunk and called police.