Brendt Christensen indicted on charges of kidnapping resulting in death
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ill. (WCCU) —
Yingying Zhang went missing June 9 and while authorities say she is presumed to be dead, her body has never been found.
A federal grand jury has indicted Brendt Christensen on charges of kidnapping resulting in death. If convicted of the new charges, he would face the death penalty or life in prison.
Christensen has also been charged with making false statements to the FBI.