In Eureka, Illinois 9-year-old will be charged with five counts of first-degree murder in connection with a mobile home fire that killed five people.
The child also will be charged with two counts of arson and one count of aggravated arson.
The fire took place on April 6, 2019. A 1-year-old, two 2-year-olds, a 34-year-old man and a 69-year-old woman.
If convicted, the child could be placed on probation for at least five years but not beyond the age of 21.