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Onslow County Woman Charged In Death Of Mother

Posted July 11, 2003 11:20 a.m. EDT

— An Onslow County woman was charged Friday with murdering her mother.

According to deputies, Bonnie Witt's body was found in a shallow grave in her daughter's backyard in Holly Ridge. Witt had been missing for two months.

Investigators believe Janine Hemby, her husband, Christopher, and a 15-year-old plotted the crime. All are charged with murder.