ST PETERSBURG, FL (WFLA) - A 5-year-old girl is dead after police said her father threw her over the side of the Dick Misener Bridge in St Petersburg early Thursday morning. Police have the suspect in custody.
His name is John Jonchuck Jr, 25. He is from Tampa. He has a few prior domestic battery arrests in Hillsborough County and a non-domestic battery arrest in Pinellas.
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The little girl's name was Phoebe. She was 5 years old.