Toledo News Now-Steven Symes

Toddler Elaina Steinfurth was missing for months before her remains were found in an east Toledo, Ohio, garage. Two people are charged in the case, for which the expertise of Mercyhurst forensic anthropologist Steven Symes, Ph.D., has been sought. Symes is an expert in trauma analysis, particularly saw marks on bone. Read this Toledo News Now report: Prosecutor sends message to defense in Elaina case.
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