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Prosecutors Reveal Evidence Against Man Charged For Phylicia Barnes’ Murder

There are chilling details on how police say Michael Johnson killed Phylicia Barnes and then moved her body. The revelations came Friday at Johnson’s bail hearing.


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Sister’s Former Boyfriend Arrested In Phylicia Barnes Case For First-Degree Murder

A North Carolina teen disappears in Baltimore. Now 16 months later, there’s a break in the case. The last person to see her alive is charged with killing her.

CBS Baltimore–04/26/2012

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Phylicia Barnes’ Family Says They Are Seeking Justice After Arrest In Her Murder

Hours after learning of the arrest in Phylicia Barnes’ murder, her family is reacting.


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Lead Detective In Phylicia Barnes Case Suspended Over Search For Own Missing Daughter

A city police detective took matters into his own hands when his teenage daughter went missing. The department says he used his badge to search homes without permission. Now he’s been yanked from his duties.


Phylicia Barnes was found dead in April.  The teen went missing in December, 2010.

‘Phylicia’s Law’ Passes Md. House And Senate

A bill aimed at improving coordination between law enforcement and community groups when a child disappears has passed Maryland’s House and Senate.


Phylicia Barnes was found dead in April.  The teen went missing in December, 2010.

Advocates Testify For ‘Phylicia’s Law’

The family of murdered teenager Phylicia Barnes is working to ensure she didn’t die in vain. They’re pushing for a new Maryland law to improve searches.


Phylicia Barnes was found dead in April.  The teen went missing in December, 2010.

Delegate Proposing Missing Children’s Plan

A state delegate from Baltimore is proposing the creation of a plan that would kick in whenever a Maryland child goes missing.


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Memorials Mark 1 Year Since Teen’s Disappearance

It’s one year ago exactly since 16-year-old Phylicia Barnes disappeared. Her family continues to search for answers.


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Police: Progress Made In Probe Of Teen’s Death

Maryland State Police say they’ve made progress in the investigation of the killing of a North Carolina teen who went missing while visiting Baltimore.


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New Information In Phylicia Barnes’ Murder

Court records show that Barnes’ older sister applied for a restraining order against her ex-boyfriend Michael Johnson– the last person to see Barnes alive.


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FBI Seeks Email, Facebook Access In Phylicia Barnes Case

There’s startling new information in the Phylicia Barnes murder investigation. FBI agents pointed to a child pornography investigation as they tried to gain access to Phylicia’s Facebook and email accounts.


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Barnes Case Creating New Advocacy For Missing

The monthslong search for a missing North Carolina teenager may have ended tragically with the discovery of her body in a Maryland river, but those who searched for Phylicia Barnes want to preserve the network they built up and draw more awareness for all missing persons cases.