SILVER LAKE, Kan. — A northeast Kansas man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 4-year-old granddaughter.
Shawnee County District Attorney Mike Kagay announced Thursday that 56-year-old Timothy Wayne Funk Sr., of Silver Lake, was charged in the July death of Brandy Funk. He is also charged with two counts of aggravated endangering a child.
Brandy, of Beatrice, died July 23 at a Silver Lake home.
Funk remained jailed in Shawnee County Jail Thursday afternoon on $500,000 bond.
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