Kansas man whose granddaughter died bonds out of jail


December 15, 2019

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A man who is charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 4-year-old granddaughter has been released from jail after his bond was reduced.

Timothy Funk Sr., 57, of Silver Lake, was released Friday after his $500,000 bond was reduced to $75,000 by a Shawnee County judge, WIBW-TV reported.

Funk's attorney argued that the death of Brandy Lee Funk, of Beatrice, Nebraska, was the result of carbon monoxide poisoning. The girl died at her grandfather's home in Silver Lake.

A court affidavit in the case says a gas-powered generated was left on overnight in a garage a...

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