BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A Birmingham mother and stepfather have pleaded guilty in the death of a four-year-old child.
Marcus and Quanisha Smith had been charged with capital murder after Evan Byrdsong died in 2009. A coroner's report said the boy died from abuse and neglect.
Their capital murder trial was supposed to start Monday morning, but both accepted a plea deal to avoid a possible death sentence.
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