Custody fight over Belcher's child stays in Mo.

Updated: January 17, 2013, 7:37 PM ET
Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Judges decided Thursday that the custody fight over the infant daughter of former Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher, who fatally shot his girlfriend before killing himself, will be handled in Missouri, not Texas.

The dispute is between the paternal and maternal grandparents of 4-month-old Zoey Belcher. In addition to the well-being of the child, more than $1 million is at stake because of insurance and inheritance.

Judges in both states held a conference ...

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