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NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say two teenagers are facing charges in connection with the death of a 5-year-old New York girl whose body was dumped in a trash can.

The family of Isabella Tennant called police Monday morning to say she was missing from her great-grandmother's Niagara Falls home, where she'd been staying overnight. Isabella's great-grandmother said she'd last seen her Sunday night with 16-year-old neighbor and family friend John Freeman.

Authorities say 18-year-old Tyler Best went to police Monday and led them to her body, which he said he helped Freeman hide.

Police have charged Freeman as an adult. They say Freeman is charged with murder and Best is charged with tampering with evidence.

Freeman and Best are in custody and can't be reached for comment. There's no listed home phone number for them.

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