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Mother faces charges in N.C. girl's disappearance

By Gabriel Falcon, CNN
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STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Antoinette Nicole Davis faces human trafficking, other charges
  • Davis' 5-year-old daughter, Shaniya, was last seen November 10
  • Surveillance video at hotel shows Shaniya with another suspect
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(CNN) -- The mother of a missing North Carolina girl has been charged with human trafficking and other offenses, authorities said Saturday night.

Other charges against Antoinette Nicole Davis include felony child abuse, prostitution and filing a false police report, according to the Fayetteville Police Department. No more details were released on the arrest.

The whereabouts of her daughter, 5-year-old Shaniya Davis, remain unknown. Her mother told police Tuesday that she vanished from their mobile home in Fayetteville.

However, hotel surveillance video taken around the same time Shaniya was reported missing shows the girl with a man identified as Mario Andrette McNeill. He has been charged with first-degree kidnapping.

Police dropped kidnapping charges against another man, Clarence Coe, who was arrested Thursday.

Anyone with information on Shaniya's whereabouts is urged to contact the Fayetteville Police at 910-433-1856.

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